Shine! by Patrick McDonnellShine! by Patrick McDonnell


byPatrick McDonnellContribution byNaoko Stoop

Picture Books | April 25, 2017

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A shining new picture book about learning to appreciate the wonders in your world and within yourself, byNew York Timesbestselling author Patrick McDonnell and Naoko Stoop, creator ofRed Knit Cap Girl, aNew York TimesBest Illustrated book
Hoshi the sea star looks up in the sky and sees the stars shining. She wishes that she too could be in the sky amongst the brilliant stars--and as she imagines how much better it would be up in the air, she fails to appreciate the beautiful world that surrounds her underwater. It takes Hoshi's friends, old and new, to help her realize that her shine comes from within. With gorgeous illustrations depicting colorful underwater life,Shine!teaches about the wonders that can be found inside ourselves.
Naoko's gorgeous use of plywood as the canvas for her work offers the perfect texture and pattern to evoke waves and sea currents in the underwater scenes.
Author Patrick McDonnell is the creator ofTek;Thank You and Good Night;The Monsters' Monster, aNew York Timesbestseller;Me...Jane, a Caldecott Honor Book and aNew York Timesbestselling picture book biography of Dr. Jane Goodall; the award-winning picture bookArt; and more. He is also the creator of the beloved, internationally syndicat...
Title:Shine!Format:Picture BooksDimensions:40 pages, 10.38 × 8.38 × 0.5 inPublished:April 25, 2017Publisher:Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316262781

ISBN - 13:9780316262781

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