An evocative story about two brothers who are growing up (one faster than the other), an unusual summer night and a special tree house that proves childhood is not just a time but also a place.
Andrew Larsen is the acclaimed author of such books as Goodnight, Hockey Fans, A Squiggly Story, The Not-So-Faraway Adventure, In the Tree House and The Imaginary Garden. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.
Du?an Petri?i? is an award-winning children's book designer and illustrator whose books include The Enormous Potato and Lickety-Split. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.
Heartfelt and subtle.
... cheerily illustrated ... this picture book captures ... the thrill of brotherly camaraderie ...
The powerful story is made more so by the expressive illustrations of masterful Serbian-Canadian artist Duýan Petricic.
The powerful story is made more so by the expressive illustrations of masterful Serbian-Canadian artist Du?an Petri?i?.—Quill & Quire
Larsen's text is full of delights, simple sensory details that capture a mood. ... To these crisply written words, Petricic brings his own rich dimension of narrative and character.