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Silver Buttons

by Bob Graham
£6.99   paperback  Walker Books Ltd (2015)

Silver Buttons by Bob Graham Multiple award-winning and bestselling author-illustrator Bob Graham beautifully captures a world vision in one solitary moment.
 
From the multiple award-winning author-illustrator of How to Heal a Broken Wing and A Bus Called Heaven, comes a powerful and poignant celebration of the small moments in life moments in which we sense the greatest significance, moments when we can see the big picture. At 9.59 on Thursday morning, Jodie draws a duck. Just as she is about to add one final silver button to the duck's boots, her little brother takes his first step. At this exact same moment, a man buys bread, a soldier leaves home, a baby is being born...
 
Here is a book, a story, a philosophy so simply told and yet in true and inimitable Bob Graham style so rich with emotion and meaning. From his glorious urban skyscapes to the tender portrayal of a falling feather or the tying of a shoelace or a dog's joy in scratching his back, Bob lets us in on a world view conveyed with humanity, compassion and affection.
 
For readers aged: 3+

ISBN 13: 9781406360882 | ISBN 10: 1406360880