Author(s): Silvia Borando
A stylish and fresh wordless picture book, this original story about imaginative play brims with visual humour, bold colours, and a parade of cheeky animals! A little boy stands in front of the whitest of white walls. He readies his brush ...and begins to paint. First off, a coat of pink - but wait, what's that? The painted wall reveals six birdies, perched on a branch! Then he tries the blue paint and ...yes! It's happened again! Fourteen little fish emerge, swimming in the blue. Yellow, grey, green and purple - there's lots of surprise in store for our little painter...Smart visual storytelling and bold graphic art give this book a unique look and feel.
A collaborative project between Silvia Borando, Lorenzo Clerici and Elisabetta Pica, a creative team with a background in illustration, animation and design, The White Book is one of a playful series from minibombo, an Italian children's publishing house. Located in Reggio Emilia, Italy, they bring together their love of stories, illustration and interactivity to create young, innovative and graphic picture books.