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
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