How to Catch a Star
Written by Oliver Jeffers
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A prize winning illustrator with a reputation for spare illustrations which pack a huge emotional punch. A little boy so loves the stars that he decides to set off and try to catch one. But catching a star is not as easy as it looks. It’s a captivating quest with a very satisfying ending.
How to Catch a Star by Oliver Jeffers
There once was a boy and the boy loved stars very much! How to Catch a Star is a firm favourite with picture book readers, critics and booksellers alike. The beautiful illustrations and enchanting story have won the hearts of children all over the world - a dazzling debut for picture book star, Oliver Jeffers. Now made available for the first time in a toddler-friendly board format, the youngest generation can enjoy this unforgettable story about friendship.
'The best recent picture book by light years! Stylishly spellbinding'.
'A story about possibilities and disappointments with a triumphant ending, all of which Jeffers captures through the beautifully expressive changing moods of his little boy.'
'This is a magical, beautifully illustrated tale about reaching for dreams.'
'Hail to new talent! If only all picture books could be this good.'
'Lost and Found': 'An uplifting story ! Pictures of such spare beauty suffused with a dreamlike quality.'
'Oliver Jeffers makes impressive use of space in this affecting story of friendship. The illustrations capture feelings of loss and loneliness through the most delicate nuances of facial expression!and body language.'
'Beautifully illustrated, simple warm story. Little children will love to share it.'
'Jeffers has a unique writing and illustrative style. It's a wonderful picture book.'
'My picture book of the year, a joyful exploration of the power of friendship.'
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HarperCollins Children's Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
1st April 2010
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