01 Nov / The Arrival by Shaun Tan [in Bloomsbury Review]
A spectacular book-without-words that traces one family’s immigration story with brilliant imagination. In an unnamed troubled land, a man leaves his wife and young daughter behind in search of freedom in a new country. His adjustments are initially overwhelming and disorienting, but with the help of new friends, he slowly finds his way and is eventually reunited with his family.
Readers: Children, Middle Grade, Young Adult, Adult
Published: 2007 (United States)