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Like a Shooting Star
Author: Rino Alaimo

ISBN: 9781944822804
Format: Hardcover
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 1 April 2017
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.9 x 23.9 x 1.1
Description:
Award-winning filmmaker and author of The Boy Who Loved the Moon Rino Alaimo returns with an endearing tale about courage and love.

When a young boy's father doesn't return from the war, the lonely boy wishes upon a shooting star-one that turns out to be a little firefly who, try as she might, just can't fly. Touched by the boy's earnest wish, the firefly undertakes a courageous journey to bring the boy's father home. Hope, love, and the courage of an unlikely hero fill the pages of this stunningly illustrated picture book.

About the Author

Rino Alaimo works as a cartoonist and filmmaker. The Boy Who Loved the Moon was his first book, adapted from his own short film that has won accolades around the world. He holds a degree in art history from the University of Genoa in Italy. He resides in Italy.

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