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The way back home

Author: Oliver Jeffers
Publisher: London : HarperCollins Children's, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One day a boy finds an aeroplane in his cupboard. Up, up, up and away he flies, high into the sky. Whizzing past clouds, stars and planets until suddenly, he runs out of petrol! Miles from earth, the boy crashes into the moon and waits. Just as he is beginning to get cold and lonely, a friendly martian appears from the darkness, also with a broken aircraft. Together they come up with a super plan to float the boy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Pictorial works Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Junge
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Jeffers
ISBN: 9780007288854 0007288859 9780007262304 0007262302 9780007182329 0007182325
OCLC Number: 459990437
Notes: Accompanied by "intergalactic alien sounds transmitter" in box.
Set isbn on box.
Book originally published: 2007.
Shining star Oliver Jeffers is back with this star spangled inter-galactic adventure tale in space!
Picture Book.
Performer(s): Read by Paul McGann.
Awards: Shortlisted for Kate Greenaway Medal 2009.
Shortlisted for Dublin Airport Authority Irish Children's Book of the Year Award: Junior 2008.
Target Audience: 4 yrs+
Description: 29 unnumbered pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 16 cm
Contents: Track 1. Full production with music and sound effects --
Track 2. Read-along version.
Responsibility: Oliver Jeffers.
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An irresistible little library slipcase of three award-winning stories by picture books star, Oliver Jeffers! Gorgeous small hardback edition to treasure.  Read more...

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Praise for 'Lost and Found': 'An uplifting story...pictures of such spare beauty...suffused with a dreamlike quality.' Independent Online 'Oliver Jeffers makes impressive use of space in this Read more...

 
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