Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena
  

Last Stop on Market Street

Written by Matt de la Pena
Illustrated by Christian Robinson

RRP £6.99

Synopsis

Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena

Sometimes when you're surrounded by dirt, CJ, you're a better witness for what's beautiful. CJ begins his weekly bus journey around the city with disappointment and dissatisfaction, wondering why he and his family can't drive a car like his friends. Through energy and encouragement, CJ's nana helps him see the beauty and fun in their routine.This beautifully illustrated, emotive picture book explores urban life with honesty, interest and gratitude.Last Stop on Market Street has won multiple awards and spent time at the number one spot in the New York Times Bestseller List.

About the Author

Matt de la Pena is the New York Times Bestselling, Newbery Medal-winning author of young adult novels and critically-acclaimed picture books. His short fiction and essays have appeared in the New York Times and various literary journals. He currently lives in Brooklyn, New York, where he teaches creative writing. You can visit Matt and find out more about his books at mattdelapena.com and follow him on Twitter at @mattdelapena.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3 to 5 years

Author

Matt de la Pena
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Publisher

Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

5th January 2017

ISBN

9780141374185


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