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A child of books

A little girl sails her raft across a sea of words, arriving at the house of a small boy. She invites him to go away with her on an adventure into the world of stories...where, with only a little imagination, anything at all can happen.

 

 

Written and illustrated by Sam Winston & Oliver Jeffers
Published by Walker Books UK & Candlewick Press 2016

Bologna Ragazzi Award for Fiction 2017

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 A gorgeous, innovative musing on the power of storytelling...a masterpiece.”

– School Library Journal

 
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“ Jeffers’s mostly understated illustrations are elegant, but also thoughtfully complement the illustrated typography.”

– NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

 
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