What's The Opposite? By Oliver Jeffers - Children's Hardback Book
A comic visual exploration of opposites, from prize-winning, internationally best-selling picture book maker, Oliver Jeffers.
In this 4th title in the series, the Hueys explore the concept of opposites in their characteristically quirky way. Starting out with some easy ones like `up' and `down', they move on to ever more wildy imaginative examples, guaranteed to raise a smile! Packed full of visual humour, this book will be enjoyed by children and adults alike.
Author: Oliver Jeffers
Publishers: Harper Collins
Publication Date: 22nd Jun 2015
Product Dimensions: 277 x 280 x 9mm
Praise for The Incredible Book Eating Boy: ‘Mouth-wateringly irresistible’ The Guardian
‘This is a book that children will devour’ The Observer
Praise for Lost and Found: ‘A heart-warming story’ The Guardian
Praise for How to Catch a Star: ‘The best recent picture book by light years, is stylishly spellbinding.’ Telegraph
Praise for The Heart and the Bottle: ‘Profoundly moving’ The Irish Times
About The Author
Oliver Jeffers is an artist, designer, illustrator and writer.
From figurative painting, collage and installation to illustration and award winning picture-books, Oliver Jeffers practice takes many forms.
His distinctive paintings have been exhibited in multiple cities, including the National Portrait Gallery in London and the Brooklyn Museum New York.
HarperCollins UK and Penguin USA publish his picture books, now translated into over 30 languages, including The Incredible Book Eating Boy, and the New York Times Bestseller This Moose Belongs to Me and #1 New York Times Bestseller The Day The Crayons Quit.
Oliver won an Emmy in 2010 for his collaborative work with artist and filmmaker Mac Premo. He has made art for Newsweek, The New York Times, United Airlines, TED, Nintendo, and has illustrated a a number of novels.
In 2007, Jeffers was the official illustrator for World Book Day.
Lost and Found became Oliver's first book to made into animation by London based Studio AKA, screening on Christmas Eve 2008 on Channel 4 in the UK and on Nickelodeon in the US and Australia.
Oliver was born in Port Hedland, Australia, grew up and was educated in Belfast Northern Ireland and now lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.