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Once upon an alphabet 

The letters of our alphabet work tirelessly to make words that in turn makes stories, but what if there was a story FOR each of the letters instead? Turn the pages of this exquisite book to find out...

 

Written by Oliver Jeffers
Published by Philomel & HarperCollins 2014

CBI Book of the year 2015                                                    Boston GlobeHonor award 2015                                          The CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal Shortlist Nominee        Oxfordshire Book Awards recipient of the Highly Commended Award    

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“A warm and wonderful celebration of the paradoxes and perplexities that make us human.”

-Brainpickings

 
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“ The stories are wonderfully varied, sometimes philosophical and often end surprisingly; the drawings are just as quirky and unpredictable.”

– The Wall Street Journal

 
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“ With wry humor, equally droll ink illustrations, and a solid dose of alliteration, Jeffers creates delightful mini-narratives for each letter of the alphabet.”

– Publishers Weekly

 
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