The Boy and the Giant (Hardcover)

By David Litchfield

Harry N. Abrams, 9781419733185, 40pp.

Publication Date: November 6, 2018

List Price: 16.99*
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About the Author

David Litchfield is an award-winning author-illustrator of books for children, including The Bear and the Piano. He lives in the United Kingdom.


Praise For The Boy and the Giant

"Litchfield uses the metaphor of a friendly giant to lead readers to understand they don't need to be 'scared of things that are different.'"

— Kirkus Reviews

"Litchfield's digitally enhanced mixed-media illustrations brim with details . . . This gentle message of friendship and inclusion should find a large, appreciative audience."

— Booklist

"A boy learns the importance of accepting those who are different from him in this message-driven story by Litchfield (The Bear and the Piano)."

— Publishers Weekly

"This fairy tale/tall tale has a resounding message about the value of acceptance despite differences, and the power of friendship."

— School Library Journal

"A delightful book all the way around."

— Midwest Book Review