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The Tear Thief

by Carol Ann Duffy (Illustrated by Nicoletta Ceccoli)
£10.99   hardback  Barefoot Books (2007)

The Tear Thief by Carol Ann Duffy (Illustrated by Nicoletta Ceccoli) Each night, in the hours between supper and bedtime, the Tear Thief carries her waterproof, silvery sack as she steals the tears of every child who cries. But what does she do with all those tears? This warm, poignant and beautifully illustrated story offers a thought-provoking message and a starting point to share children's emotional responses.

ISBN 13: 9781846860447 | ISBN 10: 184686044x