The Boy Who Held Back the Sea

By Lenny Hort
Picture Books

A young boy learns the importance of honesty and family relationships as he embarks on a journey at first not making the best choices, but shows persistence as he preserves the town from potential disaster. The breathtaking paintings in this book invite you to the seashore and dikes of the Netherlands.

Region Netherlands
Genre Historical Fiction
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • 3 Entertainment Value
  • 3 Moral Value
  • 4 Educational Value
  • 3 Literary Value
Rating System