Kay seems to be out of favour with everyone and since his father has lost his job, it isn’t pleasant at home. As he is almost suspended from school, his German teacher wants to give him a last chance. From now on, Kay needs to take care of a special-needs child, Greta.
Hi, my name is Karl Joonas. Just this morning while I was getting up, I found that one of my favorite socks had a hole in it. But that was only the beginning! Some days are simply full of holes. Winner of the 2017 Kneelength Book Contest!
The holiday season has arrived! Jim and his dad are on their way to the seaside. But the ride is long for young Jim is getting bored. Are we there yet? Maybe Dad could tell a story to make the journey go faster? How about the story of a goat and the goose on their way to the seaside! By the author and illustrator of I STILL NEED ALL OF IT!
A graphic novel of science fiction set in Madrid in the early 90’s. The author combines the codes and clichés of the genre with visual and literary quotes from various authors: from David Lynch, Almodóvar or Kunihiko Ikuhara to Wes Anderson or Haruki Murakami. The resulting story fundamentally reflects on gender roles and alludes to issues that are currently topical, such as transexuality and the visibility of LGBT families.
The Diddlelumis something that everyone has deep within themselves.Sometimes you feel a noise. It’s not loud. And it’s not scary. It comes from insidesomewhere between your chest and your tummy. Sometimes it makes you strong. Sometimes it makes you want to sing. And sometimes it helps you say “I’m sure” even if you aren’t.
Lily lives with her family in an old house. A gigantic explosion at the chemical factory leads to a cell modification on insects and a mutation of their sizes. What would the world be like if we knew that an ant can lift sixty times its own weight? A fast-paced trilogy with a strong female lead character.
Ten stories about some of the indigenous peoples of Brazil and Latin America filled with fantastical elements that take the reader to a world in which rivers, trees and waterfalls have their own powers and where nothing is impossible. A captivating read!
Companhias das Letras / 155×225;144p
World excl. Brazil