The Adventures of Tooki: The Secret of the Stones by Jamie Courtier, Vicky Kimm
  

Synopsis

The Adventures of Tooki: The Secret of the Stones by Jamie Courtier, Vicky Kimm

An exquisitely illustrated and enchanting adventure story that will capture the heart and the imagination and show us that nothing is what it seems and anything is possible. When Tooki loses his way in a snowstorm, he is cold and afraid and all alone; but in this moment of great danger, Tooki's fortunes are about to change for there is an unexpected kind of magic waiting just where he least expects to find it.

Reviews

Embracing the comic book style of Tintin, yet capturing the gentleness of The Snowman Chichester Observer

About the Author

Jamie Courtier studied illustration at Central Saint Martins. He went on to carpentry work, theatre set design and construction. After years working as a special-effects technician in the film industry, he joined Jim Henson's Creature Shop, eventually becoming Creative Director. He supervised and designed the creature effects for many film and TV projects including The Adventures of Pinocchio, The Flintstones, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, The Snow Queen, The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. This is Jamie's first book. Vicky Kimm has spent most of her professional life in television presenting and directing her own films both for the BBC and Anglia TV. Vicky has written features regularly for Birmingham Evening News, Norfolk Magazine, Vegetarian magazine and Hampshire Life. This is Vicky's first book.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
80 pages
Interest Age: From 6

Author

Jamie Courtier, Vicky Kimm
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

5th September 2013

ISBN

9781406330021


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