A French children's book of dreamy cosmic collages

Date
1 October 2014
Reading Time
1 minute read

Reading Bonjour is like seeing a beautiful symphony translated onto the page, all bright swirls of colour and twinkles of detail which transport you to a dreamy land. It begins as the birds start to sing and traces the start of an ordinary day but somehow makes it seem oh so very magical. The day arrives as a big beamy sun, glowing in tie-dye neon orange glory, and the plants burst into life looking like fantastical plasticine creations. I could happily gaze at French designer Anne Brugni’s cosmic illustrations for a whole day and float away on her marbled clouds into the speckled sky. Its lyrical charm also owes something to musician and writer McCloud Zicmuse’s storytelling. Kids nourished with books like this are surely guaranteed to become creative geniuses.

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Anne Brugni: Bonjour

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Anne Brugni: Bonjour

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Anne Brugni: Bonjour

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Anne Brugni: Bonjour

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Anne Brugni: Bonjour

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Anne Brugni: Bonjour

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Anne Brugni: Bonjour

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Anne Brugni: Bonjour

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