This edition of this book has not yet been published

It's due on 28th December 2016. If you can't wait until then, why not choose another format from the 'Other Formats' box on the right.

The Blue Moon by Jeanie Leung
  

The Blue Moon

Written by Jeanie Leung
Illustrated by

Lovereading4kids Price £11.99

RRP £14.99 saving £3.00 (20%)

Not yet published
Notify me when available

As soon as this book is published we will send you an email.

Synopsis

The Blue Moon by Jeanie Leung

Yellow clouds, purple deserts, pink trees, a blue moon - These are what the little girl saw in that alien world - a peculiar universe that Oowa could have never imagined. Oowa believed the colours she saw were distorted, and insisted that the clouds should be white, the deserts be sandy brown, the trees be green, and the moon be yellow. He tried to show her the true colours, but his recital of the world came to her as nothing more than unfamiliar words. But Oowa kept trying, and his efforts finally seemed to conjure up real images of the world. Can you see the moon in yellow now? Even if I tell you I do, how could you be so sure that it's a yellow moon? Some may say blue is yellow, just like me. They fell silent under the blue moon. Every day, they followed the footsteps of the crowd and repeated the ritual of their daily lives. But on one unusual night - when the crowd drifted away and the blue moon descended - the strange world appeared again. For the very first time, Oowa stepped into the little girl's world. Things were coloured in a way he had never seen - the pink stars, the silver sea, and the blue moon. Only now did he understand that while he could see the colours of the world, she could capture its essence -

About the Author

Jeanie Leung loves art. She is tireless in her efforts to touch people's hearts with her drawings and paintings. Born and raised in Hong Kong, Jeanie immersed herself in the banking industry for a couple of years after earning a business degree from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Her childhood dream of becoming an artist went unrealised until she left her stable job to pursue a new life as a full-time illustrator - though she had never received formal art training. Since the release of her debut picture book A Time for the Heart (2010), Jeanie's talents have been further showcased in a second book and a solo exhibition, both sharing the title Smile, please (2011). In 2012, an official line of 'Oowa' merchandise, the Chinese-language edition of her previous books and her third book The Song of Memory were launched.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Hardback
112 pages

Author

Jeanie Leung
More books by Jeanie Leung

Publisher

Asia One Product & Publishing Limited

Publication date

28th December 2016

ISBN

9789881697806


It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

It’s a community united by a passion for books and promoting the best there is in children’s literature.

Sam Bateman and family

It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.

Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

I think Lovereading4kids is an amazing company because of the friendly staff and the fabulous chance to read great books before publication.

Adam Graham

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools