Hardcover, measures 8½ x 10, 108 pages, color.
An abandoned teen in a hostile city embarks upon a treacherous journey in search of riches to purchase his mother back from servitude. Through this layered work of fantasy, Jurevicius twists and transforms the picture book through searing colour and characters whose cute surfaces are rippled with waves of weird.
Nathan Jurevicius is an Australian-Canadian illustrator who has worked in a variety of media including designer toys, video games and animation. He is best known for his acclaimed multi-platform project the psychedelic and heartfelt modern folktale Scarygirl. His last book was the wildly inventive picture bookJunction. Nathan currently lives and works in Toronto, ON.