Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes

Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes

Jonathan Auxier

Peter Nimble and His really good Eyes is the totally beguiling story of a blind 10-year-old orphan who has been schooled in a lifetime of thievery. One fateful afternoon, he steals a field from a mysterious touring haberdasher—a field that comprises 3 pairs of magical eyes. whilst he attempts the 1st pair, he's immediately transported to a hidden island, the place he's provided with a different quest: to go back and forth to the damaging Vanished state and rescue a humans in desire. together with his dependable sidekick—a knight who has been changed into an unlucky mix of horse and cat—and the magic eyes, he embarks on an unforgettable, swashbuckling event to find his real destiny.

Praise for Peter Nimble and His exceptional Eyes
“I totally enjoyed this book…As quickly as I learn the outlet strains of the publication, i used to be hooked.” – WIRED’s Geed Dad blog

“Auxier has a juggler’s dexterity with prose that makes this fantastical story quicken the senses.” – Kirkus

“The fast moving, episodic tale, observed through Auxier's occasional pen-and-ink drawings, is artistic, unpredictable, and--like its hero--nimble.” – Publishers Weekly

Peter Nimble and His significant Eyes is as pleasant a mystical tale as readers a while 9-14 will wish to discover. totally captivating.” – The Wall highway Journal’s Bookshelf

“In his debut novel, Auxier writes a charmingly good written tale with a dismal facet and exciting twists in language and plot to catch and maintain the eye of even the main reluctant reader.” – Library Media Connection

Awards and Honors:
2011 ABC New Voices undertaking Choice
2011 BookPage most sensible booklet of 2011, heart Grade

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