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Falcon

Written by Tim JessellAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Tim Jessell


· Random House Books for Young Readers
· Hardcover · Ages 3-7 years
· March 27, 2012 · $17.99 · 978-0-375-86866-5 (0-375-86866-6)

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

A young boy imagines what it would be like to fly as a falcon and see the world from on high. Soaring through the skies, he describes the sights and sounds of the world below. From snow-capped mountains to lush valleys, over rolling ocean and up rocky cliffs, Falcon will awaken the senses of every reader.

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Starred Review, Publishers Weekly, January 2, 2012:
“An exhilarating portrayal of both a falcon’s and a child’s imaginative journey.”

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FINALIST 2013 - Oklahoma Book Award

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TIM JESSELL'S work has been recognized by the Society of Illustrators Annual Exhibitions, receiving the Society's Gold Medal Award. He is also the winner of AdWeek Magazine's Illustrator of the Year. His work can be seen in the bestselling series Secrets of Droon, Superhero Christmas (written by Stan Lee of Marvel Comics), and covers for the reissue of Zilpha Keatley Snyder's Newbery Honor Books. Tim has been a guest speaker to professional graphic communication groups and enjoys speaking to student groups as well.

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