It all begins with the sinking of a ship loaded with countless wooden crates. One of them lands on a small island and ends up in the clutches of some curious otters. Quite by accident, they activate the robot hidden in the crate and… the adventures begin!
But can an intelligent robot survive in the wild? Will she be able to adapt? Can she make friends with the inhabitants of the wild island? The author Peter Brown asked himself all those questions when he started writing the book “The Wild Robot”. And this book, which today is a worldwide bestseller, has become a favorite read for millions of children and parents around the world due to the unusual collision of technology and nature – and besides, it is full of adventures, vicissitudes, sad and scary moments!
The book is divided into short chapters and with beautiful illustrations – very suitable for young readers. Recommended reading age: 8-12 years.
- A New York Times Bestseller
- An Entertainment Weekly Best Middle Grade Book of the Year
- An Amazon Best Book of the Year Top Pick
- An ALA Notable Book for Children
- New York Public Library Best Books for Kids Pick
- Kirkus Best Children’s of the Year Pick
- School Library Journal Best of the Year Pick
“Brown has written a lively tale that is sure to engage young readers.”―The New York Times
“Roz may not feel emotions, but young readers certainly will as this tender, captivating tale unfolds.”―The Washington Post
“[Peter] Brown’s picture books are consistent bestsellers and critically acclaimed. Expect readers to go wild for his robot-themed novel.”―Booklist, starred review
Details on this edition:
Author and illustrator: Peter Brown
No. of pages: 270
Dimensions: 130 x 188 mm
Weight: 0.360 kg