There once was a boy…
and the boy loved stars very much…
‘How to Catch a Star’ is a firm favourite with picture book readers, critics and booksellers alike. The beautiful illustrations and enchanting story have won the hearts of children all over the world and was a dazzling debut for picture book star, Oliver Jeffers.
Now made available for the first time in a toddler friendly board format, the youngest generation can enjoy this unforgettable story about friendship.
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“…the best recent picture book by light years, is stylishly spellbinding” Telegraph
“A story about possibilities and disappointments with a triumphant ending, all of which Jeffers captures through the beautifully expressive changing moods of his little boy.” Guardian
“This is a magical, beautifully illustrated tale about reaching for dreams… Adults tend to think of waiting as tedious, but the magic of this book is that it understands waiting as children wait – alert, apprehensive and using their imaginations.” Mail on Sunday
“Hail to new talent… If only all picture books could be this good" The BooksellerFrom the Back Cover:
Oliver Jeffers studied visual Communication at the University of Ulster. Since graduating he has exhibited paintings in Belfast, New York and Sydney.
He started creating children's books when people wouldn't believe what happened to him unless he pretended he was telling 'stories'. At an early age, Oliver developed an appreciation of five-letter words and his loves include plastic food, wheels, suitcase handles, Elvis and, despite not having met one yet, polar bears.
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Book Description HarperCollins Children's Books, 2010. Board book. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007324618
Book Description HarperCollins Children's Books, 2010. Board book. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110007324618