Author(s): Vasanti Unka
Award-winning picture book creator Vasanti Unka brings us a visually gorgeous 'mystery thriller for children' about what makes a rainbow appear and disappear - and who is to blame!
A razzle-dazzle rainbow suddenly disappears from the sky . . . What happened? Was it stolen? Who will solve the mystery? Be prepared for a thrilling tale of crime, suspense, sunshine and rain. This colourful and memorable tale comes with fold-out pages and a QR code taking you to a short animated video in which characters from the book explain how rainbows (really) appear. Who Stole the Rainbow is the perfect story for all budding scientists, meteorologists and detectives.
A Mystery Thriller ..the cloud grew, the wind blew, the rain cried...and the rainbow was gone! Who stole the rainbow? Inspector Beagle is on the case, finding clues and interviewing suspects. Was it the cloud? The wind? The rain? Maybe the sun? Inspector Beagle is sure to get to the bottom of this mystery! Vasanti Unka draws you into a fun narrative on how rainbows are formed and where they go to, with a fantastic blend of dreamy water colours and bold punchy illustrations. Who Stole The Rainbow? is best suited to 4-7 year olds, especially those with a budding passion for science and investigation! - George
Finalist in the 2019 NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults - Picture Book Award