A simple, beautiful and timely picture book about facing our fears, discovering freedom and welcoming change within ourselves and the world.What lies beyond the Red Wall? Mouse's friends don't know - but that doesn't stop them feeling scared. Can Mouse find the courage to travel into the unknown - where a world of freedom and possibility awaits?From Global Illustration Excellence Award winner Britta Teckentrup comes a simple and beautiful tale about facing our fears and discovering freedom - perfect for even the youngest children. This timely book offers a powerful message that, with broad minds and open hearts, there is no limit to the change that is possible - within ourselves and the world.Look out for more books from Britta Teckentrup:The Memory TreeMy Hand in Your HandNever Take a Bear to School
Britta Teckentrup is one of Europe's best loved children's illustrators, as well as working as a fine artist and writer. She was born in Hamburg, Germany, and went on to study at Central St Martin's and the Royal College of Art in London. Britta has created over 40 books, translated into over 20 languages worldwide, and her artwork has been shown at exhibitions all over the world. In 2016 she won a Global Illustration Excellence Award as well as being nominated for Germany's prestigious Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis. She lives and works in Berlin with her artist husband and their son.