The Liszts: a humorous, gothic-flavored picture book which celebrates spontaneity and reminds us that the unfamiliar is part of our lives

Kyo Maclear, Júlia Sardà, The Liszts Published 2016 by Andersen Press, 40p (First published 2016 in Canada by Tundra Books)   The Liszts is not for those who expect a little biography on Franz Liszt but for those who obsessively make lists. Preoccupied to record and file all the things we consider important we sometimes… Continue reading The Liszts: a humorous, gothic-flavored picture book which celebrates spontaneity and reminds us that the unfamiliar is part of our lives

The Yes: a very bold story on self-confidence and the importance of a positive mind

Sarah Bee, Satoshi Kitamura, The Yes Published 2014 by Andersen Press, 32p   One of the real challenges for me as a parent is to have an active role in my daughter’s abstract and metaphorical thinking development. We often play with concepts and create stories around them but nothing compares to using her curiosity and… Continue reading The Yes: a very bold story on self-confidence and the importance of a positive mind