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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 an bestselling author and illustrator. From bestselling author Amy Hest and illustrator Jenni Desmond comes a charming picture book about loneliness and making friends. Bunny and Dog live on opposite sides of the fe... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781406377330
Barcode 9781406377330
Published 1 September 2017 by Walker Books
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Hest, Amy
Illustrated by Desmond, Jenni

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781406377330
ISBN-10 1406377333
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 7-15 working days
Publisher Walker Books
Imprint Walker Books Ltd
Publication Date 1 September 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Hest, Amy
Illustrated by Desmond, Jenni
Category General Picture Books
Picture Storybooks
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 237mm
Height: 277mm
Spine: 9mm
Weight 425g
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 739696

Description of this Book

A charming picture book about loneliness and making friends from an bestselling author and illustrator. From bestselling author Amy Hest and illustrator Jenni Desmond comes a charming picture book about loneliness and making friends. 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...

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

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 2013 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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