A beautifully illustrated story of freedom, music, and seeking refuge.
Lewis writes a powerful story, an intelligent conversation between
myth and crude reality that wakes you up with a cold splash. Times
Book of the Week. * The Times *
Resonant, compassionate and enriched by evocative monochrome images. * Sunday Times *
The illustrations are haunting and perfectly compliment the text ... It eloquently celebrates our common humanity and nurtures the values of kindness, compassion and tolerance ... Absolutely beautiful in both appearance and content and highly recommended. * The Book Bag *
Gill Lewis weaves an unforgettable tale of displacement, hope, and the search for freedom. * The Guardian *
A wonderful tribute to the importance of stories and hope. * The Week Junior *
This year saw an influx of stories about migration. Among the best was Gill Lewis's A Story Like the Wind. * The Daily Telegraph *
A moving and surprising tale about a storytelling session. - Picked as one of the Children's books of the year. * The Times *
Gill Lewis's brief but beautiful story is rich in wonder, as well as being a timely reminder of the refugee crisis that continues today. * BookTrust *
A Story Like the Wind is utterly beautiful; the words and illustrations perfectly intertwining to create a celebration of love, life and hope. * The Book Activist *
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