Beyond the Stars
From space dogs to an invisible cat; the ghost of a girl to a brave soldier ... Turn the pages of these twelve astonishing tales and prepare to be entranced.
This collection of short stories is edited by bestselling author and illustrator Sarah Webb, written by some of the most outstanding talents in children’s fiction today, including Eoin Colfer, Roddy Doyle, Derek Landy and John Boyne, and with stunning illustrations from the likes of PJ Lynch, Chris Haughton and Niamh Sharkey, to name but a few. The anthology is completed by a final winter-themed tale from the winner of HarperCollins’ competition for young writers, which is illustrated by Irish Children’s Laureate, Niamh Sharkey.
12 wintry tales of wonder, from the funny to the ghostly, from the heartfelt to the action-packed there is something here for everyone to love.
All profits go to Fighting Words the Irish Story Centre in support of Creative Writing for Children and Adults.
A sample of Beyond the Stars is available to read at this link.
Editor: Sarah Webb