lost and found | oliver jeffers | back in
What is a boy to do when a lost penguin shows up at his door? Find out where it comes from, of course, and return it. But the journey to the South Pole is long and difficult in the boy’s rowboat. There are storms to brave and deep, dark nights.To pass the time, the boy tells the penguin stories. Finally, they arrive. Yet instead of being happy, both are sad. That’s when the boy realises: The penguin hadn’t been lost, it had merely been lonely!
If you are new to Oliver Jefferes work prepare to be captivated. His work is charming, thoughful and moving.