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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 Bookseller
Oliver Jeffers' books are great stories for imaginative children, my son loves to hear them as part of the bedtime routine.Published 25 days ago by Marc P Sargeant
Super story- lovely graphics, perhaps a little abstract for pre-schoolers?Published 1 month ago by S. Kettleborough
Love this story! Bought for my work! The children always ask for it to be read!Published 2 months ago by starfish