The Tiny Star

Mem Fox, Freya Blackwood

Once upon a time, although this happens all the time, a tiny star fell to earth . . .

This touching and timeless story combines, for the first time, the talents of world–renowned author Mem Fox with the heartwarming illustrations of Freya Blackwood. These two luminaries craft a truly unique and moving story about the journey of life, to be cherished and shared for generations to come.

The simple and beautiful story about the cycle of life is told with the utmost tenderness and involves the reader in the journey of a loving family as the narrative follows life’s adventures from beginning to end and beyond . . . Highly recommended, especially for families to share.’

- Books + Publishing

Picture books

MEM FOX has written over 38 books for adults and children including Possum Magic, which has sold over three million copies. FREYA BLACKWOOD is one of Australia’s most admired children’s illustrators. Her stunning and iconic illustrations perfectly capture the warmth and complexity of growing up.

Penguin Random House Australia

Penguin Random House Australia is the largest trade publisher in Australia, with an impressive array of bestselling fiction and non-fiction titles from award-winning adult and children’s authors.

The Tiny Star
Rights Sold
North America (Penguin Random House), Germany (Kneseback), Korea (BooknLight Publishers), Japan (Iwanami Shoten)
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