Written and Illustrated by Jeong-hyun Lee
This picture book is an invitation for readers sitting in a room and staring out of the window to enter into a world of imagination. You can simply observe the sights through the window, or have a new and vibrant perspective on your everyday life. Jeong-hyun Lee studied Fashion design at Sejeong University in S. Korea and Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp in Belgium.
Hardback / 190cm x 247cm / 48 pages / Woongjin Thinkbig
Written by Galit Raved and Illustrated by Maya Shleifer
In a lovely orchard stand three houses in which lived three friends, but something came between them. However, step by step, the magic threads of nature pull them towards the pond at the heart of the orchard, and towards a little hungry fox. Around the pond, they join hands and come together…
Hardback / 215 x 260 cm / 36 pages / Kinneret Publishing
Written and Illustrated by Fer Calvi
An Amazon tribe tribe must abandon their village because of a dangerous, fast- approaching fire. Zonia, a girl who dreams of becoming a warrior the likes of which the grandmothers of the tribe tell tales about, does not understand why they need to flee.
She believes they should fight!
Hardback / 190 x 260 cm / 56 pages / Mamut Comics
Written by Andrea Schomburg and Illustrated by Amrei Fiedler
A tree spirit wonders why the young girl has lost her way in the middle of the forest. For him it is simple – he knows every little corner. So, he guides the young girl back out of the forest. Should she show him where she lives in return?
A beautiful story in which nature and city find a perfect bond.
Hardback / 210 x 280 cm / 48 pages / Tupilan Verlag
Written by Indrek Koff and Illustrated by Louise Duneton
A large tree grows in front of a young boy’s house. During the day it gives shade and, at night, it is like a good giant who protects the house. There is also a hole in the tree, where one can whisper secrets. The boy sees the tree as a silent member of his family, without whom not one day passes by.
Hardback / 230 x 270 cm / 52 pages / Paike ja Pilv
Written by Fernando Nuno and Illustrated by Bruno Nunes
My backyard has trees. They are beings who know the secrets of dew. My backyard has animals. They know all paths, in ground and air. My backyard has a wide and deep lagoon, where seas and rivers come to mingle. My backyard has a beautiful, varied sky! My backyard houses a bunch of people. Someone’s been messing with my backyard.
Rights sold: French
Hardback / 185 x 290 cm / 36 pages / Companhias das Letras
Written by Simla Sunay and Illustrated by Huban Korman
Atatürk had a mansion built next to a great sycamore tree. However, after a while, the branches of the sycamore tree began to damage the roof of the mansion. So, the gardener asked Atatürk for permission to cut the branches. Atatürk responded that instead of cutting off the branches, the mansion should be moved!
Hardback / 220 x 255 / 36 pages / Redhouse Kidz
Written by Maylis Daufrenne and Illustrated by Stéphanie Augusseau
“Zéphyr… The sky is so big! And the ocean. I am so small. Sometimes I wonder where I fit in a world that seems so wide.” An atmospheric and poetic picture book about the overwhelming vastness and beauty of nature. In this wide world, we learn there is a place for everyone.
Hardback / 200 x 240 cm / 40 pages / Orso Editions
Retold by Judith Malika Liberman and Illustrated by Zeynep Özatalay
The second title in a folktale new series, this story follows a traveler as he enters a new village. He knocks on the first door and asks for food and a corner to sleep in. But the village woman turns him down. He knocks again, this time to ask for a cauldron from the woman. This request, she agrees to. He then starts preparing a delicious soup in the village square with only the round stones in his pockets.
Rights sold: Japanese
Hardback / 220×255 cm / 40 pages / Redhouse Kidz
Written and Illustrated by Marta Cunill
When three bird friends decide that they have had enough of migrating, they choose to stay up north. But as winter settles in, cold and hunger follow. After trying everything, from winter coats to hibernating, they realise that they have no choice but to migrate. When they finally arrive, they are in for a surprise… A charming book that introduces the theme of birds and migration.
Rights sold: English (North America), French, Spanish and Catalan
hardback / 165×220 cm / 32 pages / Bang Ediciones