Eric By Shaun Tan


Eric By (author) Shaun Tan ISBN:9781760877972

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Some years ago we had a foreign exchange student come to stay, but he didn’t want to use our guest room. He preferred to sleep in our pantry… He told us just to call him Eric.

‘Shaun Tan’s stories touch on wonder, fear, exploration and relationships. Questioning strangeness is a strong theme, a reminder that difference doesn’t have to mean the same thing as fear.’ The Age

Eric By (author) Shaun Tan ISBN:9781760877972


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Weight 300 g
Dimensions 185 × 240 mm
About the Author

Shaun Tan grew up in Perth and works as an artist, writer and film-maker in Melbourne. He is best known for illustrated books that deal with social and historical subjects through dream-like imagery, widely translated throughout the world and enjoyed by readers of all ages. Shaun has also worked as a theatre designer, a film concept artist, and won an Academy Award for the short animated film The Lost Thing. In 2011 he received the prestigious Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award in Sweden, in recognition of his services to literature for young people.



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