Over the Ocean

Over the Ocean

eBook - 2016
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Renowned children's book creator Taro Gomi has created another masterpiece. In this beautiful testament to wondering, a young girl gazes out to where the water meets the sky and wonders what lies beyond the waves. Boats filled with toys? Skyscrapers filled with people? Houses filled with families? Or, maybe, over the ocean stands someone not so different from the girl herself, returning her gaze. In this celebration of imagination's power, young readers will find joy in the mystery of the faraway, the unknown, and the just-beyond.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2016.
ISBN: 9781452150970
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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A fascinating book of imagination and wondering what’s just beyond in the world. --ClareH_KCMO, Central Branch

This is such a captivating book. Beginning right away with the cover art: with the child’s windblown hair, standing looking across the vast ocean, you just can’t wait to see what they see. As usual, Gomi’s simple but profound graphics are layered and stunning. The bottom third of each picture re... Read More »

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