The Smile Shop

Author(s): Satoshi Kitamura

Picture Books

A philosophical book celebrating the power of smiling and importance of kindness.

A small boy has saved all his pocket money and visits the market with high expectations. When disaster strikes and he loses his money, he feels devastated — all is lost! But wait, what's that? A Smile Shop? He could really do with a smile. What will happen if he goes in?

'A masterfully crafted story for tots, impeccable in its apparent simplicity, yet with all the elements of tension, resolution and surprise needed in a good story.  Perfection!' — Carousel 

'Rhythm, rhyme, tongue-twisters and a colourful explosion of animals are all delivered with a magical flourish. A perfect book for sharing!' — Alison Brumwell, Storytime Prize judge

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781912650217
  • : Scallywag Press
  • : Scallywag Press
  • : July 2020
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Satoshi Kitamura
  • : Hardback