Lost and Found

By Oliver Jeffers, Illustrated by Oliver Jeffers

Set sail on a wonderful adventure in this toddler-friendly board book from award-winning, bestselling picture book creator, Oliver Jeffers!

There once was a boy and one day he found a penguin at his door…

The boy decides the penguin must be lost and tries to return him. But no one seems to be missing a penguin. So the boy decides to take the penguin home himself, and they set out in his row boat on a journey to the South Pole.

But when they get there, the boy discovers that maybe home wasn’t what the penguin was looking for after all…

Format: Board book
Ageband: to 3
Release Date: 24 Dec 2013
Pages: 32
ISBN: 978-0-00-754923-8
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.

”'An uplifting story…pictures of such spare beauty…suffused with a dreamlike quality.” - Independent Online

”'Oliver Jeffers makes impressive use of space in this affecting story of friendship…illustrations capture feelings of loss and loneliness through the most delicate nuances of facial expression…and body language.” - Julia Eccleshare, The Guardian

”'My picture book of the year, a joyful exploration of the power of friendship.” - Irish Independent

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”'The best recent picture book by light years… stylishly spellbinding.” - Telegraph