2017 Batchelder Honor Book and ALA Notable Book Once upon a time there was a ship that sailed beside the sun with very important people on board. The spirit of reinvention - and the importance we place on things - is beautifully expressed in Jose Sanabria's visually evocative story. A steamship makes a journey across time from luxury and exclusivity, industry and abandonment, to stewardship and inclusion as we see the evolving functions of the ship and the changing faces of the people who cherish it most of all.
About the Author
Jose Sanabria is a Colombian illustrator based in Argentina since 1992. He studied graphic design in Bogota, and illustration in Buenos Aires. His teachers were Juan Bobillo, Marcelo Sosa and Oscar Rojas. His works have been exhibited at the Biennale of B