Toy Boat

By: De Seve, Randall; Long, Loren (illustrator)

Price: $25.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: New


New York: Philomel Books, 2007. First printing. New/new. Long, Loren. 40 pp. Stated first impression, signed by Randall de Seve and Loren Long on the title page. As he did with "The Little Engine That Could," artist Loren Long creates a world of toys and children that go right to the soul, in a story written by Randall de Seve of a toy boat that becomes separated from the boy he loves.


From the Publisher


A little boy has a toy boat. He made it out of a can, a cork, a yellow pencil, and some white cloth. The boy and his boat are inseparable, until one day when the wind pushes the toy boat out into the wide lake. Alone now, the little boat must face fierce waves, a grumpy ferry, a sassy schooner, and a growling speed boat. How the little boat misses the boy But if he is going to survive, he must figure a way to do it on his own.

Loren Long has a timeless and magical touch. As he did with The Little Engine That Could, he creates a world of toys and children that go right to the soul. Toy Boat will sail into young hearts and stay there.

Praise for TOY BOAT

* "With plenty of buoyant charm and imaginative artwork, this contemporary Little Toot has an abundance of child appeal."--Booklist, starred review

"A resonant tale with wide appeal."--Publishers Weekly

Title: Toy Boat

Author Name: De Seve, Randall; Long, Loren (illustrator)

Categories: Children's,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Philomel Books: 2007

ISBN Number: 0399243747

ISBN Number 13: 9780399243745

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: new Jacket

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 7081