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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 boy’s imagination.

Now a lifetime of magic and adventure lies ahead of him . . . but who will be next?


A Child of Books

Written and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston

Published by Walker Books UK on 1st September, 2016 

Published by Candlewick Press US on 6th September, 2016 

 
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Winner of the 2017 Bologna Ragazzi Award for Fiction

 
 

"a fresh and fascinating collaboration between two gifted masters."

- Frank Viva, The New York Times

 
 
 
 

Imagination is Free

A short film by Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston inspired by A Child of Books