Welcome to the spacious world of imaginative play, as seen and told by Wonder, incarnate. In this visually stunning picture book, Wonder is brought to life as a real being; a narrator and special friend. Wonder lets us peek into the many favourite portals and secret spaces of play that are most precious to his girl. Sparkling with reverie and truthful gems about the nature of deep, immersive play, this story will transport adult readers back to the mystic places of their own childhood and open wide the door of fantasy for children of all ages.
There couldn’t be a more perfect storybook for this time of covid enclosure. Full of snuggle-up imagery like nestling in secret dens and pillow piles, Gigi Jobb takes boredom and solitude and reveals them for what they really are: “the secret back door” to Being with Wonder.