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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
I bought two books by this author at the say time and wish I hadnt - the pictures don't really inspire me or my kids, and the story itself a bit blahPublished 8 days ago by Ms. L. Pickering
Sweet and captivating story. Some loss of images when read on Kindle but it's a minor issue. My 2 year old loves it a a bedtime storyPublished 27 days ago by Kindle Customer