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“Full of heart” Irish Times
"Visually witty, poignant and spare, it is sure to stoke the author's huge popularity" Culture, Sunday Times
"Jeffers's minimalist style enhances this touching and funny story about friendship, and even though the illustrations are so spare, they convey beautifully the emotions of the characters and contain little details which children will love" School Librarian
“Touching” Daily Express
"A lovely story about friendship and caring" The Independent on Sunday
Oliver Jeffers graduated from The University of Ulster in 2001 with First Class honours. His outstanding talent has been recognised by several high-profile awards, including the Nestlé Children’s Book Prize Gold Award. ‘Lost and Found’ animation was broadcast on Channel 4. Oliver lives and works in Brookyln, New York.
A penguin wants to learn to fly, but none of his plans work out. So he joins the circus as a penguin cannonball. Can his friend the boy save him before it's too late? Read morePublished 1 month ago by lisac
Great book, well illustrated and a great read with the grandchildren. Would recommend.Published 2 months ago by Chris Edwards
I love Oliver Jeffers and all his books. My granddaughter also seems to love them, and we read them over and over. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Yogini Star