For one small boy, the mysteries of the solar system are the most exciting things in his life. He knows all about the planets, but his favourite is the moon and he dreams that man will find a way to land on it. Then one night in 1969, the boy watches the first moon landing on television.
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Mark Haddon is best known as the author of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME, a NEW YORK TIMES bestseller And winner of a LOS ANGELES TIMES First Fiction Prize. The author of Many books for children and adults, he lives in Oxford, England.
Christian Birmingham has illustrated many books for children, including Hans Christian Andersen’s THE SNOW QUEEN and several titles by Michael Morpurgo. He lives in England.
Christian Birmingham is a young artist of outstanding talent. In 1991 he graduated from Exeter College of Art and Design and has since illustrated several highly praised books. Christian lives in Brighton, Sussex.
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Book Description Collins, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0001981625