Enrique Perez Diaz, author
Enrique Pérez Díaz is one of Cuba’s most celebrated writers for young people. He is currently serving as director of the Observatorio Cubano del Libro. His work has been translated into more than fifteen languages. He lives in Havana, Cuba.
Yayo Yayo, illustrator
Yayo is an acclaimed artist and the award-winning illustrator of numerous children’s books. He has been nominated twice for the Governor General’s Award, and is a recipient of the Mr. Christie’s Book Award and the Charles Biddle Award for his outstanding contribution to the cultural life of Quebec. Originally from Colombia, Yayo lives in Montreal, Quebec.
- "The Mysterious Stones" . . . offers readers the suggestion of finding magic, beauty, and hope in ordinary things. - Quill & Quire Link to review
- "The Mysterious Stones" is a story about living with uncertainty, as so many of us do these days . . . The vividly coloured illustrations use collage and layering techniques to add depth to the pages. - Penny Kome, Rabble.ca Link to review
- "The Mysterious Stones" is a title to share between generations, one that ends on a note of hope, perfect in today’s world. - Aileen Wortley, CM Reviews Link to review
Rights Holder: Tradewind Books
rights sold: USA
rights available: World excl., USA
age range: 3 - 5
number of pages: 32
Original language of pub: English
Materials Available: finished book