Leon and the Place Between

Leon and the Place Between

By Angela Mcallister; Grahame Baker-Smith (Illustrator)

Templar, Hardcover, 9780763645465, 48pp.

Publication Date: August 25, 2009


"Angela McAllister and Grahame Baker-Smith’s stunning picture book combines shadowy collage, painting, photography, and gilding to overwhelm readers with the power of magic." — THE TIMES (London)

Leon and his brothers and sister go to a magic show, but this is no ordinary show and Abdul Kazam is no ordinary magician. Take a journey right through the die-cut pages of this book into the Place Between, where magic becomes truly real. Angela McAllister has conjured a spellbinding story that unfolds in the mysterious world of Grahame Baker-Smith’s stunning illustrations.

About the Author

Angela McAllister has written more than fifty books for children. She lives in Hampshire, England, with her husband and children.

Grahame Baker-Smith is a self-taught illustrator. He lives in Bath, England, with his wife and children.