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Viet Thanh Nguyen, Ellison Nguyen, Thi Bui (ILT), Hien Bui-Stafford (ILT)

Chicken of the Sea

€20,95

A band of intrepid chickens leave behind the boredom of farm life, joining the crew of the pirate ship Pitiless to seek fortune and glory on the high seas. Led by a grizzled captain into the territory of the Dog Knights, they soon learn what it means to be courageous, merciful, and not seasick quite so much of the time.

A whimsical and unexpected adventure tale, Chicken of the Sea originated in the five-year-old mind of Ellison Nguyen, son of Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen; father and son committed the story to the page, then enlisted the artistic talents of Caldecott Honor winner Thi Bui and her thirteen-year-old son, Hien Bui-Stafford, to illustrate it. This unique collaboration between two generations of artists and storytellers invites you aboard for adventure, even if you're chicken. Maybe especially if you're chicken.

Format: Hardcover
Published: in USA in 2019
Publisher: McSweeneys Books
Pages: N/A
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9781944211738
ISBN 10: 194421173X

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Chicken of the Sea

€20,95