A Thousand and One Creatures
(Original title: Tuhat ja yksi otusta)
Illustrated children's book presenting curious facts about animals. Text by Aino Järvinen and Laura Merz. Published by Etana Editions in 2016.
My debut book was awarded as one of The Most Beautiful Books in Finland 2016, won third prize in Mikkeli Illustrations Triennial 2017, a shortlist for Vuoden huiput - Best Finnish Creative Design, a top ten shortlist for Rudolf Koivu 2017 award and a White Raven 2017 label.
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You can buy the book here: https://www.etanaeditions.com/shop
There is an animation in the development based on this book, by Finnish animationstudio Haruworks. You can view the trailer here https://vimeo.com/288509428