A book to treasure from Caldecott Medal winning illustrator Ed Young. How may ways can you think of to say I love you ? This personally-inspired poem by an award-winning author and artist celebrates the trials and triumphs of unconditional love. Using an invative mix of cut paper, photographs, and calligraphy, Should You Be a River takes the reader on a breathtaking journey and hors the universal statement: Should you need me, I will be there. This book is a gift to treasure and share with all loved ones--young and old alike
Ed Young is the illustrator of more than eighty books for children, including the Caldecott Medal--winning Lon Po Po, and the New York Times bestseller Wabi Sabi by Mark Reibstein, and Nighttime Ninja by Barbara DaCosta. He has also written and illustrated The House Baba Built, which recounts his childhood in Shanghai. Born in China, Ed moved to the United States as a young man and pursued his love of art. He currently lives in New York.