An inspiring book to share with children that reinforces there are no limits to hopes, dreams, and the imagination.

Bookrapt

Franky

$19.99$29.99

A treat for robot lovers about opening your eyes to the unbelievable.

Translated by Bill Nagelkerke

Clear

  • Description

    Sam loves robots. He is certain they live in outer space among the stars. Everyone laughs at him. No one understands him. No one except for Franky, that is…


  • Book Details

    Country of Origin The Netherlands
    Reader Age 2-5 year, 5-7 year
    Book Size
    ISBN

  • Reviews

    1. Kirkus (US), January 2016

      One could mine this book for subtexts-imaginary friends, the creator of life having to let it go, and the simple truth that extraterrestrial beings are made out of Electrolux canisters-but its surface qualities are equally, if not more than, adequate for high entertainment purposes. An imaginative and visual pleasure as well as confirmation that spaceships don’t beep and blink but sound like spring cleaning.

    2. The Source (NZ/Aust), August 2015

      Belgian author-illustrator Leo Timmers (creator of BANG) has produced another brightly illustrated, mind-stretching picture book.

    3. 50 Best Books for Kids, The Listener (NZ), December 2015

      An inventive tribute to the power of the imagination and the importance of friendship.

    4. Bookrapt (NZ), November 2015

      An inspiring book to share with children that reinforces there are no limits to hopes, dreams, and the imagination.

    5. Publishers Weekly (US), December 2015

      On top of delivering a tender, funny friendship story, Timmers leaves readers with the impression that Sam’s creativity and faith have allowed him to tap into a truth far bigger than himself.


  • Reviews

    Add a review


Do you love good books for children?

Join our newsletter