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When Stories Fell Like Shooting Stars

    By Valiska Gregory

    Illustrated by Stephano Vitale

    Simon & Schuster

    ISBN ISBN 0-689-80012-6

  1. Critic's Choice—Family Life Magazine

  2. Starred Review—Publishers Weekly

  3. Best Book—Cooperative Children's Book Center

  4. New York Public Library Notable Book


"A jewel of a book [both] shining and magical."—Family Life Magazine

"Beautifully written and illustrated"—Book List

"Two gracefully told fables . . . offer young readers moral food for thought in this exceptional picture book. . . . Gregory's poetic imagery and simple sentence structure are a powerful combination, often carrying great emotional resonance"—Publishers Weekly

Foreign Editions

Japanese:  Kaisei-sha Publishing Co., Ltd. (Japan)

Korean:  Pulbit Publishing Company (Seoul, Korea)