The Tiny Star

Publisher details

The Tiny Star
Authors
Freya Blackwood, Mem Fox
Publisher
Puffin Books
Genre
Children’s Picture Book
Released
01 October, 2019

Synopsis

A beautiful and charming story about the journey of life by bestselling author Mem Fox. Illustrated by the talented Freya Blackwood.Once upon a time, although this happens all the time, a tiny star fell to earth... .This touching and timeless story combines, for the first time, the talents of world-renowned author Mem Fox with the heartwarming illustrations of Freya Blackwood. These two luminaries craft a truly unique and moving story about the journey of life, to be cherished and shared for generations to come. 'Mem Fox's books are like a warm blanket; they have a way of making the world seem a little cosier.' Sunday Age
Freya Blackwood
About the author

Freya Blackwood

Freya Blackwood is an Australian illustrator and special effects artist. She worked on special effects for The Lord of the Rings film trilogy from 2001 to 2003 and won the Kate Greenaway Medal for British children's book illustration in 2010.

Books by Freya Blackwood

Mem Fox
About the author

Mem Fox

Mem Fox has written over 38 books for adults and children including Possum Magic, which has sold over three million copies and is the bestselling picture book ever in Australia. Mem has been presented with many awards including an AM in the 1993 Australia Day Honours for services to the cultural life of Australia; an SA Great Award for Literature in 2001; the Prime Minister's Centenary Medal in 2003; and she was shortlisted for the Australian of the Year in 2004. She worked as an Associate Professor of Literacy Studies in the School of Education at Flinders University, South Australia for twenty-four years and is now an international literacy consultant.Mem's books with Penguin include Where is the Green Sheep?Hunwick's EggA Particular CowWhere The Giant SleepsTen Little Fingers and Ten Little ToesHello Baby!, The Goblin and the Empty ChairA Giraffe in the Bath and most recently Baby Bedtime. She lives in Adelaide, Australia.

Books by Mem Fox

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