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"The Red Tree", by Shaun Tan - Feelings too complex for words are rendered into an imaginary landscape where a child wanders, oblivious to the glimmer of promise and hope in the shape of a tiny red leaf.

Who is he? An Australian writer/illustrator/artist. I stumbled upon his work when I picked up The Arrival, his most recent graphic novel about immigrants, told wordlessly in evocative surreal pictu...

Illustrator/Writer Spotlight: Shaun Tan

having a good day, finding The Red Tree (Shaun Tan)

"The bridge will only take you halfway there, to those mysterious lands you long to see. Through gypsy camps and swirling Arab fair, and moonlit woods where unicorns run free. So come and walk awhile with me and share the twisting trails and wondrous worlds I've known. But this bridge will only take you halfway there. The last few steps you have to take alone." — Shel Silverstein

Inspiring inquiry through picture books.

Author From: Australia. Three stories explore how we lose and find what matters most to us, as a girl finds a bright spot in a dark world, a boy leads a strange, lost being home, and a group of peaceful creatures loses its home to cruel invaders.

Illustration from Shaun Tan's 'Tales from outer suburbia'. Accompanying text: 'water buffaloes are like that; they hate talking.'

Shaun Tan, illustration for the short story "The Water Buffalo" in "Tales from Outer Suburbia". "Water buffaloes are like that; they hate talking." I adore it. :D

Maravillosas ilustraciones de cuentos.

Shaun Tan: Increíbles cuentos ilustrados

Childhood Graffiti  by Shaun Tan I imagined if she had continued...she would be drawing a girl who was drawing a girl who was drawing...  Lol!

Childhood Graffiti by Shaun Tan I imagined if she had continued.she would be drawing a girl who was drawing a girl who was drawing.

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