Look Up! by Nathan Bryon, illustrated by Dapo Adeola
Meet hilarious, science-mad chatterbox, Rocket - she's going to be the greatest astronaut, star-catcher, space-traveller that has ever lived!
But... can she convince her big brother to stop looking down at his phone and start LOOKING UP at the stars?
Bursting with energy and passion about science and space, this heart-warming, inspirational picture book will have readers turning off their screens and switching on to the outside world.
*Shortlisted for the Sainsbury's Children's Book Awards 2019*
"Outstanding - a breath of fresh air, just like Rocket herself" - Kirkus Reviews
"Energetic and with a wry, sweet take on family dynamics, it will alert readers to the mysteries of the night skies" - The Guardian
Why it's on The Cornrow?
Selected by Sadé Ajana.
The Sadé of Sadé Magazine is our Children's Book Curator and she has selected this book for young readers.
This amazing book created by Nathan and amazing illustrations by Dapo, is about a little Black girl called Rocket who is a big fan of space. She wants to see the meteor shower and really wants everyone to see how special it is to her by giving out flyers to people around the neighbourhood. Will Rocket be able to show everyone the meteor shower ?
Rating 5/5 For its cute design and beautiful story line.