The Snow Globe: Beyond the Stars

by Marita Conlon McKenna,

A magical short story from the collection, BEYOND THE STARS, written and illustrated by two great Irish talents in children’s fiction today

Cass and her family have moved to Galway because of her dad’s job and Cass is devastated – she misses her old friends and school, and hates living in a strange house in a strange town. But when she stumbles upon a mysterious antique snow globe at the local Christmas market, little does she know that her fortunes are about to change…

A heartfelt story, beautifully complemented by gorgeous artwork.

Look out for the other eleven stories - also available as e-shorts!

  • HarperCollins Publishers; October 2014
  • ISBN: 9780008103378
  • Read online, or download in secure EPUB format
  • Title: The Snow Globe: Beyond the Stars
  • Author: Marita Conlon McKenna; P.J. Lynch (ill.)
  • Imprint: HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks

About The Author

• Marita Conlon-McKenna is one of Ireland’s best-loved authors. Her award-winning novels for children include Under the Hawthorn Tree, which has been translated into over a dozen languages and The Blue Horse, both number one bestsellers. Under the Hawthorne Tree was also televised for Irish, British and American audiences. Marita lives in Dublin.
• P. J. Lynch has been working as an illustrator for over twenty-five years and has won many awards in that time, including the Mother Goose Award, and the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal on two occasions. P. J. lives in Dublin with his wife and their three children.