Farther (Hardcover)

By Grahame Baker-Smith

Templar Books, 9780763663704, 40pp.

Publication Date: February 26, 2013



When a father who dreams of flying goes off to war and does not return, his son decides to make the dream come true. Grahame Baker-Smith’s moving story, with stunning illustrations, shows how, with love and a bit of ambition, you can reach seemingly impossible goals.

About the Author

Grahame Baker-Smith, a self-taught illustrator, was inspired to create this book after his experiences of being a son and now having a son of his own. His first title for Templar Books, "Leon and the Place Between," was short-listed for the Kate Greenaway Medal, and "FArTHER" went on to win in 2011. Grahame Baker-Smith lives in Bath, England, with his wife and three children.