Lost and Found

By Oliver Jeffers, Illustrated by Oliver Jeffers

Set sail on a magical tale of friendship and loneliness, a boy and a penguin, from award-winning, international 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: Paperback
Ageband: 3 to 5
Release Date: 01 Dec 2014
Pages: 32
ISBN: 978-0-00-794444-6
Oliver Jeffers is a storyteller of a generation. He has won several high-profile awards, including Time Magazine\'s Book of the Year, the Smarties Prize Gold Award, the Blue Peter Book of the Year and the Irish Children\'s. He is a New York Times bestselling author. He splits his time between Brooklyn and Belfast.

”'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

Praise for ‘How to Catch a Star’: -

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