Hans Christian Andersen Award winner and three-time Caldecott Honoree Peter Sís delivers an epic tour de force and his most beautiful, accessible work to date!
A boy who loves adventure. A mysterious ocean journey. A remote island wilderness.Discover what surprises await in this beautiful dreamlike exploration of courage and loneliness, independence and friendship. Lush, transporting paintings float from reality to fantasy and back again as Peter Sís blends a true story from his childhood with the fictional adventure of Robinson Crusoe to create a moving, magical picture book that readers will want to return to again and again.---from the publisher
48 pages 978-0545731669 Ages 6-10
Keywords: adventure, island, wilderness, courage, journey, friendship, 6 year old, 7 year old, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, risk, self esteem, self reliance, being yourself