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Under the Canopy

By Iris Volant
Illustrated by Cynthia Alonso

Young readers will be fascinated by tales of trees from across the world, fully illustrated in Cynthia Alonso’s fresh, vibrant style.

Beyond their environmental significance, this gorgeously illustrated book explores the cultural significance that trees have in different societies. From the olive trees of Athens to the Eucalyptus trees of Australia, discover the place of trees in history and mythology across the world.

  • Perfect for those interested in cultural and natural history.
  • Alonso's fresh, vibrant illustrations bring a unique energy to each spread.
  • Alonso's work was selected for the 2016 Bologna Children's Book Fair's Exhibition and the 2016 Society of Illustrators' 58th Annual Exhibition.

About the author

Iris Volant is a researcher and writer for Flying Eye Books, specialising in non-fiction for children. She lives in London.

About the illustrator

Cynthia Alonso is an illustrator and graphic designer born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She studied Design at Buenos Aires University and also taught typography classes there for several years. Alonso is currently living in Berlin.

ISBN: 9781911171423
Imprint: Flying Eye Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: May 1, 2018
Dimensions: 220 x 310mm, 56pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $27.99
New Zealand RRP: $29.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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