Earth to Stella
By Simon Puttock, illustrated by Philip Hopman
Clarion Books, 2006. 31 pp. Picture book.
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to take a journey through space...in a chicken-shaped spaceship? Read this book and you can find out! This little girl's imaginative flight inspired by her father's bedtime story will delight and charm children and parents alike. The vibrant illustrations are simple but beautifully designed and full of quirky personality, an excellent complement to the sweet story of a child's imagination and a father and daughter's relationship. Go check it out!