Book Details


Format

Paperback

Author

Aaron Becker

Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

1st August 2014

Author's Website

www.storybreathing.com/

ISBN

9781406355345

Please note:

Adobe Reader is required to view extracts - click below to get the latest version,
get acrobat reader
Click here to tell your school about Lovereading 4schools Recommend this website to a friend 
Search
School name or postcode:

Schools Loginparents Login
FAQ

FAQ

Journey

Aaron Becker


Lovereading - -Year 1 (age 5-6)

More books from this list

Book 16 of 33.
View the next book in this list
View the next book in this list

Download Extract  

The Lovereading comment

A lonely girl draws a magic door on her bedroom wall and through it escapes into a world where wonder, adventure and danger abound. Red marker pen in hand, she creates a boat, a balloon and a flying carpet which carry her on a spectacular journey... who knows where?

Continue the journey with the next book in this sequence, Quest.

Synopsis

Journey by Aaron Becker

Follow a girl on an elaborate flight of fancy in a wondrously illustrated, wordless picture book about self-determination - and unexpected friendship. A lonely girl draws a magic door on her bedroom wall and through it escapes into a world where wonder, adventure and danger abound. Red marker pen in hand, she creates a boat, a balloon and a flying carpet which carry her on a spectacular journey...who knows where? When she is captured by a sinister emperor, only an act of tremendous courage and kindness can set her free. Can it also guide her home and to happiness?

In this exquisitely illustrated, wordless book, an ordinary child is launched on an extraordinary, magical journey towards her greatest and most rewarding adventure of all...In time-honoured tradition, this is a wordless adventure of the imagination. Aaron Becker's picture-book debut - expected to generate a lot of notice and excitement.


About The Author

Aaron Becker has worked as an artist for film studios such as Lucasfilm, Disney and Pixar to help define the look and feel of characters, stories and the films they become a part of. With Journey he has created characters and worlds of his very own, using traditional materials and techniques. Aaron Becker lives in the USA in Amherst, Massachusetts, with his wife, daughter and cat. This is his first book.


To search for more books by Aaron Becker on Lovereading - click here