The Tiny Star
The Tiny Star

The Tiny Star

Written by Mem Fox & illustrated by Freya Blackwood
4 - 8
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Nov 16, 2021
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A beautiful and gentle story about life and death from beloved author Mem Fox, illustrated by rising star Freya Blackwood; its star imagery, and sense of rebirth make it a perfect choice for the holiday season. In this touching and timeless story, a star falls to earth where it becomes a baby and is embraced and cared for by the community. Renowned author Mem Fox’s tender text about the journey of life is beautifully rendered by Freya Blackwood whose luminous illustrations capture the warmth and complexity of growing up. This a unique and moving story to be cherished by all ages 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 (Australia)

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    November 16, 2021
    Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
    Page Count
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    Lexile® Level
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
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