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Groundwood Books

A Serious Thought

Written by Jonas Taul

For kids 4 years old | Published April 01, 2020 | ISBN 9781773062297
JUVENILE FICTION / Bedtime & Dreams

Cover of A Serious Thought

Regular price $18.95 CAD

64 pages | 5.7087 in × 7.25 in
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About this book

A Serious Thought

Jonas Taul

One night, a little boy goes to bed, but instead of sleeping, he starts thinking all kinds of thoughts. Dangerous thoughts. Admirable thoughts. Questionable thoughts. Beautiful thoughts … until a very serious thought occurs to him. If Earth is just a tiny marble floating in space, and he is but one child among many living on this marble, what does his existence matter in the grand scheme of things?

Deceptively simple black-and-white drawings poignantly illustrate the boy’s journey as he considers this serious thought. This thought-provoking story by Estonian artist Jonas Taul will resonate with anyone who has ever been kept awake at night by life’s big questions.

About the Author

Jonas Taul

Jonas Taul is an Estonian-born artist who has studied audiovisual art and animation. His work has been exhibited in Estonia and he is currently working on adapting one of his books into a short stop-motion animated film.

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