Éli Labaki et les gouttes de pluie

Diya Lim

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ISBN: 9782897503543

Éli Labaki et les gouttes de pluie

  Author:   Diya Lim  
  Artist :   Jean-Luc Trudel    
  Publisher:  Bouton d’or Acadie

Éli and his father, of Lebanese origin, have recently arrived in Canada. One night, Éli finds his father with raindrops on his cheeks. He has lost his job. However, the hardship is only temporary. Father and son spend more time together, the father develops his talent for illustration, and love peeks around the corner. The country the Labakis left remains in their thoughts and is still part of their identity, but Éli and his father like living here more and more.

Details and Specs
ISBN associated with this title: 9782897503543
Item BA0142
PublisherBouton d’or Acadie
PublisherBouton d'or Acadie
Published on November 3 2023
Language fre
Pages 32
Format Paperback
Dimensions8.5(in) x 8.5(in)
Shipping weight134(g)

Born on Mauritius Island, Diya Lim completed university in France and has lived in Canada since 2000. It is with pleasure that she lives and works in French in Ontario, where she collaborates with publishing companies and cultural organizations in order to inspire a love of reading and writing in children all over the country. Diya Lim has written around twenty books for children. She is the winner of the 2019 Trillium Award for children's books and the 2011 Henriette-Major Literary Award.

Jean-Luc Trudel is an artist from Montreal, Quebec specializing in children's book illustration. His most recent book, Ma petit boule d'amour, written by Jasmine Dubé, was nominated for the Prix des libraires du Quebec in 2014.