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In this evocative wordless book, internationally acclaimed artist Suzy Lee tells the story of a little girl's day at the beach. Stunning in their simplicity, Lee's illustrations, in just two shades of watercolour, create a vibrant story full of joy and laughter.New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book 2008
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Product details

  • 6-8
  • Hardback | 40 pages
  • 184 x 313 x 11mm | 400g
  • San Francisco, United States
  • English
  • 3 colours throughout
  • 081185924X
  • 9780811859240
  • 25,676

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In a story of small events, Lee portrays a universal childhood experience of carefree adventure. She evokes the little girl s un-self-conscious joy and elicits tender amusement from the reader. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, STARRED REVIEW
A book whose rewards multiply with rereading. SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, STARRED REVIEW
perfectly captures a child\'s day at the beach . A simple, well-crafted story of friendship. SHELF AWARENESS
In 40 wordless pages, Lee captures the fascination, awe and ongoing sense of wonder that the ocean inspires in each of us, no matter how old. KIRKUS REVIEWS, STARRED REVIEW
Simply spectacular.
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About Suzy Lee

Suzy Lee's books have been published and exhibited worldwide. She wrote and illustrated The Black Bird, Mirror, La Revanche des Lapins, and Alice in Wonderland. Born in Seoul, Korea, she currently lives and works in Singapore.
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Rating details

2,723 ratings
4.23 out of 5 stars
5 47% (1,284)
4 33% (912)
3 16% (425)
2 3% (77)
1 1% (25)

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No words but brings up beatiful emotionsshow more
by JDP
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