The History of Earth: 100 words tells the story of the formation of the Earth and the evolution of mankind. Gilles Eduar traces a path starting with the Big Bang, exploring the age of the dinosaurs and going as far as the first homo sapiens. Children of any age can make a good use of this book, including teachers and parents interested in this fascinating topic.
written & illustrated by Lorena Kaz
The place we call home may be much larger than we imagine – it is what the girl in this book notices as she grows up and conquers the world. A house may be large, small, of straw, of wood, of brick, a nest, a burrow or even a cloud. It all depends on where you feel most welcomed and happy.
Paperback / 205 x 2015 / 36 pp / Companhias das Letrinhas
written & illustrated by Andrés Sandoval
On a rainy night or a foggy afternoon, who has never seen themselves with a handful of pencils and their imagination on the loose? More than a coloring book, FREE DRAWING is an invitation to dive into the universe of colours and strokes, filling spaces and white with a lot of imagination. From the botanical garden to the world of shadows, the reader follows a boy’s wanderings and is invited to join, whether with crayons, wax chalk, watercolor, or just as an observer – this creative journey.
RIGHTS SOLD: French
Paperback / 170 X 260 / 144 pages / Companhias das Letras
written & illustrated by Andrés Sandoval
A new world of infinite forms and colours reveals itself as the reader folds the pages as instructed in the book. The folds bring to life various combinations and abstract figures that are open to interpretation. A unique and fascinating work for the whole family.
Paperback / 172 x 225 cm / 64 pages / Companhias das Letras
written & illustrated by Katia Canton
Even though we are surrounded by WORDS and know how important it is for us to learn how to read and write, we do not usually stop to think about the fun words can bring us. But the truth is, we can make Art, write POETRY, and invent GAMES with the words of our alphabet, and all we need in order to do that is a bit of CREATIVITY and INSPIRATION. So open the doors of this little big factory and with each letter, from A to Z, you will find new suggestions and texts about the VISUAL ARTS, SCIENCE, CULTURE, HISTORY, and LITERATURE, as well as POEMS and ideas for several activities. Continue reading
written by Marcelo Romagnoli & iIllustrations by Carlo Giovani
Birthdays change everything. They change our age and they change us as people. Teresa had her sixth birthday and she changed. Before, she was just alive. Now, she believes she has a mission in life, namely to discover the world. And to do so she is going to transform herself into different things, and she is going to experience what it’s like to live like that for an entire day. First she wants to be a little boy, then a dog, a plant, and then a stone… Continue reading
written & illustrated by Estúdio Lógos
A simple and stimulating book to learn the letters of the alphabet. The visual association of letters to daily parts of life will make the remembering process fun and easier for children. Julio founded the Lógos studio in 2012 to make graphic design projects for publishers, galleries, cultural institutions ….
Paperback / 204 x 204 / 36 pages / Companhias das Letrinhas
written & illustrated by Marcelo Tolentina
The world would be cooler… if post-cards arrived every day; if octopus were newspaper delivery man; if there was a storm in the desert; if dogs meowed and cats barked; if we dried on the clothesline and if penguins did not wear social attire. Did you ever think about this?
Paperback / 183 x 186 / 40 pages / Companhias das Letrinhas
written & illustrated by Pri Ferrari
What is a boy’s thing? There are boys who like to dance. We dance when we can’t express emotions only with our faces and need to use the whole body. […] Boys know how to take care. Caring is when we do our best for others, when we give water and light to a little plant to grow. A wonderful companion book to IT’S A GIRL’S THING. RIGHTS SOLD: Spanish (Latin America); Portuguese.