Told through the eyes of a young child, this story unfurls before the eyes of the reader, in glorious interchanging palettes of colour.
Written candidly and openly, this very significant tale italicises the view of those running from everything they know to find safety.
With a sumptuous, distinctive style of her own, Francesca Sanna captures in pictures, the enormity of this eventful journey.
Sanna has captured the overarching darkness of the journey in a bold, eye-catching graphical illustrative style.
Driven by war and destruction, a young mother flees her current home, leaving behind what she knows, familiar people and places and is expected to find her feet in an alien environment.
This highly relevant story of the plight of migrants is brought to life with clean, colourful imagery and easily accessible, limited narrative.
Based on her own, real-life interactions with those who have had to seek safety in a new place, Sanna has created a truly empathetic story, particularly current and significant now.
‘The Journey‘ offers a powerful and sympathetic perspective on migration. Accessible to a much younger audience, this can only help change the perceptions of the refugee crisis.
Offering hope to those living in fear and a prosperous future for those seeking refuge.