Momo the duck is still playing in the pond when his family flies South. His good friend, Mr. Patapoum, wants to do all he can to help Momo. So he decides they'll travel South together to find Momo's family, no matter how difficult the journey.
And indeed, it is a difficult journey. There are dark forests, immense lakes, and deserts awaiting them. But there are also friends along the way whose kindness and encouragement help Mr. Patapoum and Momo have one of the best times of their lives.
Internationally acclaimed artist Gilles Tibo has published over 50 books for children, in North America and overseas. his work has been recognized with several prestigious honors including the Governor-General's Award in Canada and the Owl Award in Japan.
François Vaillancourt lives in Montréal. He is a noted photographer, painter and sculptor whose work has been widely exhibited. He has also built sets for films, theatre and television.