Once there was a boy is a universal story of friendship, temptation and reconciliation This whimsical picture book is the touching story of a little boy with a broken heart who meets a young girl who shares his secret The timeless and elegant tale is transformed into a beautiful grown up story by the use of sophisticated analogies, such as the heart as love or friendship and the sapotes as forbidden fruit.With disarmingly innocent language, once there was a boy belies an emotional depth that allows the author to reach out to both the young, and the young at heart. Download Once There Was a Boy author Dub Leffler – heartforum.co.uk
Dub David Leffler is one of thirteen children and grew up in the small town of Quirindi, south of Tamworth in New South Wales, Australia He is descended from the Bigambul and Mandandanji people of south west Queensland.He began his visual arts career as an animator and has worked as a muralist and art teacher He has illustrated several children s books and has collaborated with internationally recognised illustrators such as Colin Thompson, Shaun Tan and Banksy.
- 40 pages
- Once There Was a Boy
- Dub Leffler
- 01 September 2019 Dub Leffler