When Sadness Comes to Call

By Eva Eland

How do you deal with Sadness? An outstanding debut from Eva Eland, the first in a series of picture books that tackle big emotions.

When Sadness arrives, try not to be afraid: give it a name, listen to it and spend some time together. Maybe all it wants is to know that it’s welcome. This beautiful debut by new author-illustrator talent Eva Eland takes a poignant but uplifting look at dealing with uncomfortable emotions. "Gentle and profound... a poignant look at a difficult emotion" - The Bookseller “…this powerful picture book inspires empathy and action” - Kirkus, starred review

  • A masterful picture book that helps children to understand and deal with their emotions.
  • This is the first in a series of Big Emotion picture books from Eva Eland. The next book, Where Happiness Begins, tackles the pressure to find happiness and is scheduled to be published in 2020.
  • "...a deeply sensitive story" PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, starred review

About the author

Eva Eland is a Dutch Author Biography and Illustrator Biography who lives in England. She earned an MA with distinction in children’s book illustration from the Cambridge School of Art, and has also studied at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy and the School of Visual Arts in New York. When Sadness Comes to Call is her first picture book. Eva grew up in Delft, Netherlands, and now lives in Cambridge with her fiancé.

ISBN: 9781783447954
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: January 1, 2020
Dimensions: 0 x 0mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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