Arthur's Dream Boat
Written by Polly Dunbar
Illustrated by Polly Dunbar
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The Lovereading4Kids comment
This is a highly original and magical picture book with playful, modern touches and a breathtaking colour palette, so enchanting that readers will be scrambling for a seat in Arthur's dream boat!
Arthur's Dream Boat by Polly Dunbar
One night, Arthur has an amazing dream about a beautiful pink and green boat with a stripy mast. He can't wait to tell everyone about it but no one (not even his dog!) is interested. In fact, they don't even notice that this very same boat is growing on his head, getting larger and larger by the minute! Soon, Arthur is bouncing along the waves in his very own dream boat. Maybe now his family will listen to him!
'A real attention-getter.' Kirkus UK
'Original and magical, this playful tale is brought alive by wonderfully dreamy illustrations.' The Bookseller
'Polly Dunbar’s surreal seafaring voyage proves to be a boat not to be missed….It’s gently surreal, in the grand tradition of bizarro children’s picture-book creators such as Maurice Sendak, David McKee and Anthony Browne. While fun from the first pass, it reveals more and more with each reading. Small readers will spend many happy hours unravelling the little details within.' We Love This Book
About the Author
Interest Age: From 3
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Walker Books Ltd
1st March 2012
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