Once there was a boy…

Once there was a boy…

Oliver Jeffers

ISBN
9780007584611
Pub date
25/09/2014
Imprint
HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks
Binding
Hardback
Format
A4 153x156mm
Extent
136 pages
Price
£15.99
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Book Overview


An irresistible little library slipcase containting four fabulous stories by internationally acclaimed, award-winning picture books star, Oliver Jeffers!

Once there was a boy, and one day…

Enjoy four exciting adventures of the boy, as he learns how to catch a star, journeys to the South Pole and the moon – making new discoveries and finding friendship along the way.

The award-winning picture books: ‘How to Catch a Star’, ‘Lost and Found’, ‘The Way Back Home’ and ‘Up and Down’ are now presented in this beautiful hardback slipcase edition to be treasured.

About the author


Oliver Jeffers’ outstanding talent has been recognised by several high-profile awards, including the Nestlé Children’s Book Prize Gold Award. ‘Lost and Found’ animation was broadcast on Channel 4. Oliver lives and works in Brookyln, New York.

Reviews


  • Praise for ‘Lost and Found’
  • ‘Beautifully illustrated, simple warm story…little children will love to share it.’ Carousel
  • ‘My picture book of the year, a joyful exploration of the power of friendship.’ Irish Independent
  • Praise for ‘How to Catch a Star’:
  • ‘The best recent picture book by light years… stylishly spellbinding.’ Telegraph
  • ‘Hail to new talent… If only all picture books could be this good.’ The Bookseller