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Jack's Amazing Shadow

Written by Tom Percival

Illustrated by Tom Percival

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A wonderful exploration of friendship, Jack and his amazing magical shadow are the VERY best of friends. But sometimes even best-friends fall out...A lively story that's perfect for anyone who's ever wondered what their shadow gets up to when they're not looking.

The new title from this talented picture book writer and illustrator of A Home for Mr Tipps and Tobias and the Super Spooky Ghost Book


Jack's Amazing Shadow Synopsis

When Jack gets fed up with his shadow following him around everywhere, he tries everything he can to escape him. He tries running away but his shadow is faster, he tries jumping really high in the air, locking his shadow outside, even clipping him to the washing line! But NOTHING seems to work. Jack gets crosser and crosser, and eventually shouts at his shadow and finally, his shadow sadly fades away. Jack is overjoyed, but then he starts to feel a bit funny…something is wrong, something is missing. Will Jack be able to find his shadow again, and will his shadow forgive him??

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ISBN: 9781843652205
Publication date: 18/04/2013
Publisher: Pavilion Children's Books an imprint of Anova Books
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781843652205
Publication date: 18th April 2013
Author: Tom Percival
Illustrator: Tom Percival
Publisher: Pavilion Children's Books an imprint of Anova Books
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 32 pages
Suitable for: 3+ readers, 5+ readers

About Tom Percival

Tom Percival studied Graphic Design in South Wales. His illustration career has seen him design Halloween merchandise for a major supermarket, create the character 'Hector' for an Aardman-animated road safety campaign and his book illustration work includes the artwork for the phenomenally successful Skulduggery Pleasant series. As well as illustrating fiction covers, Tom has also written and illustrated three picture books: Tobias and the Super Spooky Ghost Book, A Home for Mr Tipps and Jack’s Amazing Shadow. Herman’s Letter is Tom’s first picture book for Bloomsbury.. He lives in Stroud with his partner and ...

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