A Child Of Books
- Publish Date: 2016-09-06
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Oliver Jeffers;Sam Winston
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New York Times best-selling author-illustrator Oliver Jeffers and fine artist Sam Winston deliver a lyrical picture book inspiring readers of all ages to create, to question, to explore, and to imagine.
A little girl sails her raft across a sea of words, arriving at the house of a small boy and calling him away on an adventure. Through forests of fairy tales and across mountains of make-believe, the two travel together on a fantastical journey that unlocks the boys imagination. Now a lifetime of magic and adventure lies ahead of him . . . but who will be next? Combining elegant images by Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winstons typographical landscapes shaped from excerpts of childrens classics and lullabies, A Child of Books is a stunning prose poem on the rewards of reading and sharing storiesan immersive and unforgettable reading experience that readers will want to pass on to others.