"The Rabbit and the Shadow", by Melanie Rutten - 'The story of a Rabbit who wants to grow up, an anxious Stag, a Soldier at war, a Cat who keeps having the same dream, a Book who wants to know everything, and a Shadow.'
'Mr Miniscule and the Whale' by Julian Tuwim & Bohdan Butenko | Published by Book Island - This rhyming adventure tells the story of Mr Miniscule, a teeny tiny explorer with a BIG dream who sets off on the vast ocean in search of a big blue whale, only to find a big blue island. Or could he be wrong? 'Mr Miniscule and the Whale' is a timeless children’s classic known and treasured by three generations of Poles.
'Follow the Firefly ● Run, Rabbit, Run' by Bernardo Carvalho | Published by Book Island - Have you ever seen a picture book with two titles and two covers, that can be read from back to front? Follow Firefly in his search for a flashing light and then turn back at the end of the book to find the second storyline about Rabbit’s escape. A clever and colourful picture book that is sure to be read countless times.
'Maia and What Matters' by Tine Mortier and Kaatje Vermeire | Published by Book Island - 'A beautiful and accessible book about the enduring relationship between a grandmother and her granddaughter in the face of illness and ageing.'
'The Umbrella' by Ingrid & Dieter Schubert | Published by Book Island - It's a windy, autumn day when a little dog discovers a bright red umbrella in the garden. The umbrella, like a magic carpet, whirls him up into the air and sails him across the world, over continents and oceans, the tropics and polar regions ... A wonderful wordless picture book that tells a thousand stories.