A Child of Books

New York Times best-selling author-illustrator Oliver Jeffers and fine artist Sam Winston deliver a lyrical picture book inspiring readers of all ages to create, to question, to explore, and to imagine. A little girl sails her raft across a sea of words, arriving at the house of a small boy and calling him away on an adventure. Through forests of fairy tales and across mountains of make-believe, the two travel together on a fantastical journey that unlocks the boy's imagination. Now a lifetime of magic and adventure lies ahead of him . . . but who will be next? Combining elegant images by Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston's typographical landscapes shaped from excerpts of children's classics and lullabies, A Child of Books is a stunning prose poem on the rewards of reading and sharing stories--an immersive and unforgettable reading experience that readers will want to pass on to others.

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  • Author : Oliver Jeffers
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press (MA)
  • Pages : 40 pages
  • ISBN : 9781536221923
  • Rating : 5/5 from 4 reviews
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A Child of Books

A Child of Books
  • Author : Oliver Jeffers,Sam Winston
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press (MA)
  • Release : 28 September 2021
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New York Times best-selling author-illustrator Oliver Jeffers and fine artist Sam Winston deliver a lyrical picture book inspiring readers of all ages to create, to question, to explore, and to imagine. A little girl sails her raft across a sea of words, arriving at the house of a small boy and calling him away on an adventure. Through forests of fairy tales and across mountains of make-believe, the two travel together on a fantastical journey that unlocks the boy's imagination.

Once Upon an Alphabet

Once Upon an Alphabet
  • Author : Oliver Jeffers
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release : 27 August 2015
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WINNER OF THE CBI BOOK OF THE YEARA flagship publication, gloriously bringing the alphabet to life in irresistible Oliver Jeffers style! The letters of our alphabet work tirelessly to make words that in turn make stories, but what is there was a story FOR each of the letters instead? Turn the pages of this exquisite book to find out... Here you will discover twenty-six short stories introducing a host of new characters (plus the occasional familiar face). From Edmund the

Child of God

Child of God
  • Author : Cormac McCarthy
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 11 August 2010
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In this taut, chilling novel, Lester Ballard--a violent, dispossessed man falsely accused of rape--haunts the hill country of East Tennessee when he is released from jail. While telling his story, Cormac McCarthy depicts the most sordid aspects of life with dignity, humor, and characteristic lyrical brilliance.

Child of Glass

Child of Glass
  • Author : Beatrice Alemagna
  • Publisher : Enchanted Lion Books
  • Release : 01 December 2019
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A story about difference, exclusion, experience, and ultimately the embrace of one's core self, Child of Glass explores the interplay between inner and outer and the journey we have to go on to be at home within ourselves.

I Am a Child of God

I Am a Child of God
  • Author : Carmen Cole
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 02 July 2014
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A guide to teach children ages 0 to 3 that they are children of a loving Heavenly Father, and adding to that, from ages 4 to 7, to teach them love, obedience, and order.It aims to focus parental teaching on the first principles and ordinances of the gospel of Jesus Christ, prayer, and "walk[ing] uprightly before the Lord" (D&C 68:28), with the end goal of preparing children for baptism and receiving the gift of the Holy Ghost when 8 years old and life

Our Child of the Stars

Our Child of the Stars
  • Author : Stephen Cox
  • Publisher : Jo Fletcher Books
  • Release : 01 November 2018
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In this magical, bewitching debut, Molly and Gene Myers' marriage is on the brink of collapse. Then a child arrives, with a remarkable appearance. Will he bring them together, or tear their whole world apart? Molly and Gene Myers were happy, until tragedy blighted their hopes of children. During the years of darkness and despair, they each put their marriage in jeopardy, but now they are starting to rebuild their fragile bond. This is the year of Woodstock and the

Child of Sin

Child of Sin
  • Author : Meg Hutchinson
  • Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton
  • Release : 10 March 2010
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Agnes Ridley has a cruel tongue and a heart of stone, and when she discovers housemaid Lizzie Burton has fallen pregnant, she turns her out with only the clothes on her back. If it weren't for loyal Debbie, who follows her friend into exile, Lizzie would be friendless as well as destitute. The girls are blessed when they meet big-hearted Sadie Trent, who takes them in and cherishes them like her own. But even Sadie cannot protect the girls from

Child of the Universe

Child of the Universe
  • Author : Ray Jayawardhana
  • Publisher : Make Me a World
  • Release : 17 March 2020
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Perfect for fans of The Wonderful Things You Will Be and That's Me Loving You, this picture book by a renowned astrophysicist is a lyrical meditation on the preciousness of one child and the vastness of the universe. Just like the sun gives shine to the moon, you light up the world beyond this room . . . You are grand and marvelous, strong and mysterious. The history of the world is in your fingertips. A lyrical meditation on the preciousness of one

The Child of Auschwitz

The Child of Auschwitz
  • Author : Lily Graham
  • Publisher : Bookouture
  • Release : 08 November 2019
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‘She touched the photograph in its gilt frame that was always on her desk, of a young, thin woman with very short hair and a baby in her arms. She had one last story to tell. Theirs. And it began in hell on earth.’ It is 1942 and Eva Adami has boarded a train to Auschwitz. Barely able to breathe due to the press of bodies and exhausted from standing up for two days, she can think only of her longed-for

Child of the Ghosts

Child of the Ghosts
  • Author : Jonathan Moeller
  • Publisher : Azure Flame Media, LLC
  • Release : 25 May 2011
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Here is a new story of a woman's fight against an ancient evil in a world of swords, sorcery, intrigue, and danger. When her life is torn apart by sorcery and murder, young Caina Amalas joins the Ghosts, the legendary spies and assassins of the Emperor of Nighmar. She learns the secrets of disguise and stealth, of assassination and infiltration. But even that might not be enough to save her. For the evil that destroyed her family seeks to devour

Shy

Shy
  • Author : Deborah Freedman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 27 September 2016
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A dazzlingly beautiful book about shyness from the author of Blue Chicken, The Story of Fish and Snail, and By Mouse and Frog! Shy loves birds. He'd love to watch them fly and hear them sing, but he's only ever read about them in books. . .until a real bird comes along. He's dying to meet her, but there's just one problem: Shy is, well, shy--so shy, in fact, that he's afraid to leave the gutter of the book. Can Shy

The Child in Time

The Child in Time
  • Author : Ian McEwan
  • Publisher : Vintage Canada
  • Release : 13 May 2014
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Stephen Lewis, a successful writer of children's books, is confronted with the unthinkable: his only child, three-year-old Kate, is snatched from him in a supermarket. In one horrifying moment that replays itself over the years that follow, Stephen realizes his daughter is gone. With extraordinary tenderness and insight, Booker Prize-winning author Ian McEwan takes us into the dark territory of a marriage devastated by the loss of a child. Kate's absence sets Stephen and his wife, Julie, on diverging paths

Barack Obama

Barack Obama
  • Author : Nikki Grimes
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 24 January 2012
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The #1 New York Times bestselling picture-book biography of President Barack Obama is now in paperback. Ever since Barack Obama was young, Hope has lived inside him. From the beaches of Hawaii to the streets of Chicago, from the jungles of Indonesia to the plains of Kenya, he has held on to Hope. Even as a boy, Barack knew he wasn’t quite like anybody else, but through his journeys he found the ability to listen to Hope and become what