Shine!

By MCDONNELL, Patrick

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ISBN
9780316262781
Publisher
Little, Brown


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School Library Journal

Reviewed on April 1, 2017  |  Picture Book

PreS-Gr 1—Little Hoshi is a sea star who has her sights set on the sparkling sky. She wishes she were "up there, where all is fine. Up there, where I would shine!" Many listeners will relate to McDonnell's self-pitying protagonist, who thinks everything would be perfect, if only. The narrative is conveyed primarily in prose; rhymes are used twice to focus attention on the central struggle. As in Stoop's Red Knit Cap Girl, the use of a plywood canvas—to which acrylic, pencil, past...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Magazine

Reviewed on March 1, 2018

A red starfish named Hoshi longs to shine in the sky rather than be stuck in the ocean. While Hoshi is surrounded by unique, col...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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