BOOK BARN JULY FAVOURITE
Cicada Shaun Tan is back with one of his finest works to date. The moving tale of an underappreciated cicada who (at what seems to be their darkest hour) initiates a most splendid metamorphosis. This is a sombre and yet beautiful picture book; with an element of provocation that elicits a careful and nuanced response from both adults and children. We are passionate about this book; which pushes the boundaries of what we expect from children's literature - exploring important themes of difference, prejudice and transcendence.
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