“…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
Kind of OK. Nice pictures but the story is boring, disappointing and ridiculous.
I think Mr. Jeffers needs to get someone else to do the text.
I love Oliver Jeffers, and have purchased all his Boy books for my granddaughter. Although Lost and Found is our favourite, this comes a close second, They are such lovely gentle... Read morePublished 18 days ago by Yogini Star
A little lovely book about dreams and not giving up! My son loves it at bed time.Published 1 month ago by Joanna Roebuck
I like the book how to catch a star. There was a little boy who loved stars and wished he had his own. Read morePublished 2 months ago by julie kemp