A magical and lyrical fantasy about a family of farmers who live in a shimmering, frosty house in a snowy white world, where warmth of each other is all they need to be cozy and happy.
There’s a snowy white windmill on a snowy white farm with a frosty old house and a snow covered barn.
And so begins this enchanting story of a family in a frozen land whose quiet and simple way of family life is all they need. This fantastical picture book from debut author Calvin Shaw and internationally renowned illustrator Oamul Lu is sure to warm hearts and become a perennial family favorite.
Calvin Shaw is an author who writes children’s books that he would have liked to have read growing up. As a songwriter, he comes up with many of his ideas for children’s books while writing lyrics for his music. Calvin Shaw currently lives in North Carolina.
Oamul Lu is an illustrator based in Xiamen, China. He has illustrated novels and made stamps for the United Nations. Oamul’s work is emblematic of Xiao Qing Xin style, a Chinese twee-esque aesthetic that embraces childlike innocence and literally means “small and fresh.”
Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books (November 5, 2019)