One million butterflies (Eén miljoen vlinders)

One million butterflies (Eén miljoen vlinders)

Illustrator: Carll Cneut

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SKU: 9789058384348

Nelius first sees them in the middle of the night: the butterflies. They fly around his head, one million of them. His parents tell him that it is time to start on his journey. Nelius follows the butterflies and meets many animals. Some of them are too young, but others are old enough to know what the butterflies mean. The butterflies guide him to the love of his life.

A story about growing up and falling in love, illustrated by the world-famous Carll Cneut


Themes: falling in love, growing up, elephant, butterfly

Rights sold: Danish, German, French, Hindi (India), Benghali (India), English (India), Italian, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil), Slovenian, Spanish, Norwegian, Chinese (Taiwan + mainland), Georgian, Afrikaans, Ukrainian

Has won a Silver Pen 2008 (the Netherlands) and the 'Plantin-Moretus'-prize 2008 for its graphic design (Belgium)

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Awarded Best Design Award, Silver Pencil
Language Rights sold Afrikaans, Bengali, Chinese (complex), Chinese (simple), Danish, English (India), French, Georgian, German, Hindi, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil), Slovenian, Spanish, Ukrainian
Reprint 6th printrun
Variety giftbook, picturebook
Themes falling in love, growing up, elephant, butterfly
Age 5+
Number of pages 32 pages
Format 23 x 33 cm
Design hardcover, met linnen band
Published since 01/08/2007
NUR code 274
Author Edward van de Vendel
Illustrator Carll Cneut
ISBN Number 9789058384348