Flotsam
43%
off

Flotsam

4.24 (22,964 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day
When will my order arrive?

Not expected to be delivered to the United States by Christmas Not expected to be delivered to the United States by Christmas

Description

A bright, science-minded boy goes to the beach equipped to collect and examine flotsam-anything floating that has been washed ashore. Bottles, lost toys, small objects of every description are among his usual finds. But there's no way he could have prepared for one particular discovery: a barnacle-encrusted underwater camera, with its own secrets to share . . . and to keep.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 228 x 279 x 5mm | 256g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • all col. ill
  • 1849394490
  • 9781849394499
  • 13,088

Looking for beautiful books?

Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Shop now .

Review Text

"A wonderful, thought-provoking picture book."
show more

Review quote

"Beautiful child's graphic novel... Wiesner keeps his viewpoint strictly childlike, magnifying the mundane until you see his world in a grain of sand." * Evening Standard * "Wiesner's imaginative and technical brilliance come together here . . . giving a world of details to look at and look at and wonder." -- Valerie Coghlan * INIS, Editor's Choice * "Beautiful" * Telegraph * "A wonderful, thought-provoking picture book." -- Clare Poole * The Bookseller * "Wonderfully imaginative . . . The pictures are packed with details and each re-reading provides more joy," -- Marilyn Brocklehurst * The Bookseller *
show more

About David Wiesner

David Wiesner is one of the best-loved and most highly acclaimed picture book creators in the world. His books have been translated into more than a dozen languages and have won numerous awards in the US and all over the globe. He lives with his family in Philadelphia.
show more

Rating details

22,964 ratings
4.24 out of 5 stars
5 54% (12,444)
4 26% (6,013)
3 13% (2,971)
2 4% (856)
1 3% (680)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X