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On the Night of the Shooting Star

On the Night of the Shooting Star

A charming picture book about loneliness and making friends from a bestselling author and illustrator.Bunny and Dog live on opposite sides of the fence. No one says hello. Or hi. But on the night of the shooting star, two doors open... From bestselling author Amy Hest and illustr... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781406379372
Barcode 9781406379372
Published 1 November 2018 by Walker Books
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Hest, Amy
Illustrated by Desmond, Jenni
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ISBN-13 9781406379372
ISBN-10 1406379379
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Walker Books
Imprint Walker Books Ltd
Publication Date 1 November 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Hest, Amy
Illustrated by Desmond, Jenni
Category General Picture Books
Picture Storybooks
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 230mm
Height: 270mm
Spine: 5mm
Weight 190g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code 944193

Description of this Book

A charming picture book about loneliness and making friends from a bestselling author and illustrator. Bunny and Dog live on opposite sides of the fence. No one says hello. Or hi. But on the night of the shooting star, two doors open... From bestselling author Amy Hest and illustrator Jenni Desmond comes a charming picture book about loneliness and making friends.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A happy story with a great deal for readers of all ages to relish. * Andrea Reece, LoveReading *
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Amy Hest is the author of many much-loved and bestselling picture books, including Kiss Good Night, illustrated by Anita Jeram, and Charley's First Night and When Charley Met Granpa, illustrated by Helen Oxenbury. About this book, she says, I love snuggling up with someone special on those beautiful snowy nights ... I love cocoa! Amy Hest lives in New York City, USA. Find her online at www.amyhest.com. Jenni Desmond is an illustrator, artist and picture book author. Her aim is to make her illustrations entertaining, beautiful and funny. Jenni graduated with distinction from the Masters in Children's Book Illustration at Cambridge School of Art (APU). Her first picture book won the Cambridgeshire Read It Again! Picture Book Award, and in 2014 she was the illustrator of the Family Trail at the National Portrait Gallery BP Portrait Award. Jenni lives in Hackney, London.

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