Space Tortoise by Ross Montgomery
  

Space Tortoise

Written by Ross Montgomery
Illustrated by David Litchfield

5+ readers   

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A beautiful, moving and heartwarming tale about bravery, kindness and welcoming strangers, from the team behind The Building Boy.

Synopsis

Space Tortoise by Ross Montgomery

Once, in an old rusty bin in an old rusty playground in an old empty park. . there lived a little tortoise. But Tortoise is lonely. He's never seen any other tortoises, and wonders where they could all be hiding. Then, one day, he looks up and the night sky, and sees a million blinking lights winking at him. That must be where the other tortoises are - at the top of the sky! I wish I could join them. But how can a little tortoise get to the top of the sky? And so begins a magical journey...

About the Author

Ross Montgomery

Ross Montgomery started writing stories as a teenager, when he really should have been doing homework, and continued doing so at university. After graduating, he experimented with working as a pig farmer and a postman before deciding to channel these skills into teaching at a primary school. He wrote his novel when he really should have been marking homework. He lives in Finsbury Park with his girlfriend and many, many dead plants.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: Up to 5 years

Author

Ross Montgomery
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Author's Website

www.rossmontgomery.co.uk/

Publisher

Faber & Faber

Publication date

3rd May 2018

ISBN

9780571331055

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