The House Around the Corner
by Jenni Erkintalo and Réka Király
Eppu is moving to a new home, to an apartment house. Through the eyes of a child behind every door lives a peculiar and unique new neighbour. Eppu is ready to discover all these new worlds. The picture book tells of the approval, courage and activate the children to think about their own living environment of diversity.
* The House Around the corner -book will become alive at Helsinki Design Week’s Children’s Weekend with reading corners and workshops based on the book. As an installation at the new area, Habi Kids of the Habitare fair in Helsinki in the autumn of 2016 it will open doors for visitors to three different homes from the book.
• Selected to the 11th Mikkeli Illustrations Triennale
“This is the best book – a five year old says with sparkles in her eyes, and stays with the book long after we read it. She explores it once more on her own, and then again and again.” Johanna.L. / children’s book blogger
Text and illustration: Jenni Erkintalo & Réka Király
Features: Full color, hard cover
Pages: 32 pages
Size: 210×240 mm
Original language: Finnish