Eric (Hardcover)

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Eric (Hardcover)

By Shaun Tan, Shaun Tan (Illustrator)


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Eric is a heart-warming story about a foreign exchange student who observes his new surroundings with exceptional curiosity. Eric shows us that different perspectives offer fresh insight on the things we take for granted, and reminds us of the beauty in ordinary things.

— From Summer Picks 2022

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Arrival

When a foreign exchange student comes to live with a typical suburban family, he brings with him a boundless sense of curiosity -- and a stream of unexpected questions (which his hosts are never quite sure how to answer). But when the moment comes to say good-bye, a beautiful surprise awaits, and a gift the family will never forget.This new stand-alone edition of one of Shaun Tan's most beloved and inviting stories is perfect for sharing with readers of all ages who appreciate stories of wonder, exploration, and life's everyday mysteries.
Shaun Tan is the New York Times bestselling author of The Arrival, Tales from Outer Suburbia, Tales from the Inner City, Rules of Summer, and The Singing Bones. He received the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award in 2011 and won an Academy Award for the adaptation of his picture book The Lost Thing (from Lost & Found: Three by Shaun Tan). Shaun lives in Melbourne, Australia.
Product Details ISBN: 9781338622089
ISBN-10: 1338622080
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Publication Date: October 20th, 2020
Pages: 32
Language: English