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A boy is leaving for a journey that will take him to explore far away places. The only words describing these places, in this almost-wordless book, are those of the maps that he draws. Maps that are rich in fantastic and evocative details, like the Great Lake of Ideas or the Forest of Good Omens in the Land of Hope, the White-Hot Sea in the Land of Anger, the Poetic Fountain in the Land of Wonder…


Bimba Landmann is a children’s illustrator and writer. Her books are translated into more than twenty languages and her drawings have been exhibited at the National Galleryin London, at the Hitabashi Museum in Tokyo, and in several cities in the United States, England, France, Finland, Germany, Switzerland, Turkey, Japan and Italy.