There’s a snowy white windmill on a snowy white farm with a frosty old house and a snow covered barn. And so begins this enchanting story of a family in a frozen land whose quiet and simple way of family life is all they need. This fantastical picture book from debut author Calvin Shaw and internationally renowned illustrator Oamul Lu is sure to warm hearts and become a perennial family favorite.
Oamul Lu is an illustrator based in Xiamen, China. He has illustrated novels and made stamps for the United Nations. Oamul’s work is emblematic of <i>Xiao Qing Xin</i> style, a Chinese twee-esque aesthetic that embraces childlike innocence and literally means “small and fresh.”