A New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Book of 2016!
An Amazon Best Book of the Year!
A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year!
“Young creates a stunning visual symphony with a surprising and unsettling emotional power.”–New York Times Book Review
* “The well-paced fable is visually stunning . . . Young is at the height of his powers in this fable that offers a feast for the eyes, mind, and soul. A visual masterpiece.”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review
* “Caldecott-winning author/illustrator Young has created another stunning and meaningful picture book to be enjoyed by all ages. This book is exquisite in text, tone, and illustration. A compelling fable that is crucial for humanity and will spark meaningful classroom conversations.”–School Library Journal, starred review
* “Young weaves an elegant cautionary fable.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review