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The Brightest Star

The Brightest Star

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"The Brightest Star" by Danielle Schothorst is such a sweet book with darling illustrations about the importance of giving compliments and sharing positive thoughts. Fox and Dog talk about the stars and Dog notices how much more brightly they shine when speaking of something positive. A heartwarming story for young readers ages 5 and up emphasizing kindness toward others and positive thinking. 5/5 - Literary Soir e

With a touch of whimsy and a dash of charm, this engaging picture book is sure to warm the hearts of beginning readers everywhere

'Why are some stars so big and other ones so small?' Fox asks.
'Maybe stars are growing, ' Dog answers. 'When you look at a star and think of something nice, it grows.'
Fox and Dog spend an evening gazing at stars and realize that when they think nice thoughts, the stars grow bigger. They soon discover that the magical power of nice thoughts can be shared with everyone.

A warm-hearted story about giving compliments and getting them, and about the magical power of nice thoughts. For daydreamers ages 5 and up.

Author: Daniëlle Schothorst
Publisher: Clavis
Published: 09/01/2018
Pages: 32
Binding Type: Hardcover
Weight: 0.90lbs
Size: 11.50h x 8.50w x 0.40d
ISBN: 9781605374192
Audience: Ages 9-12

Review Citation(s):
Kirkus Reviews 08/01/2018

About the Author
Daniëlle Schothorst likes to tell stories with just a few words. Her writing and illustrations are inspired by the world around her: her three sons; her dog, Muppy; and her experiences as a child. Daniëlle lives in Steenwijk, the Netherlands, where besides writing and drawing for different media (including the Dutch version of Sesame Street), she gives lectures and workshops in schools and libraries. In her spare time, she loves to make stone sculptures.

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