In this sublime wordless picture book by Ethan and Vita Murrow, the detailed-filled pages play out this epic story with eerily dramatic graphite illustrations.
Armed with all sorts of special equipment and cameras, the intrepid duo won’t be missing their chance to capture the incontrovertible proof, if it is actually out there.
The blackness of the the deep, dark sea against the pale grey tones of the tiny boat merely emphasises the vulnerability of the young explorers and adds a palpable underlying tension to their search.
The newspaper articles scattered throughout the book add a layer of additional detail which makes the unexpected ending even more magical.
Out in September, published by Big Picture Press, set your own narrative to this dramatic adventure and get lost in the detail of each unfurling spread.