Picture Book

9 and up 18.7 X 24,1 cm

44 pages
Hardcover CAN $18,95

The Lemon Tree

by Ilia Castro & Barroux

When She was born, her country was at war, a dirty dark war. And it is in the lemon tree where She
found refuge... A haunting story, one that lingers with you, written in a beautiful and poetic language.

Themes: war, family, censorship, human rights

The author:
Argentinian born Ilia Castro is a storyteller who now lives in Paris after living in Canada for over 20 years.

The illustrator:
French born Barroux has had a brilliant career in New York, working for magazines including The New York Times, The Washington Post and Forbes , and has won numerous prizes for his children’s books.