The Black Book of Colours

Author(s): Menena Cottin

Picture Books

Our eyes tell us about colour. But what if you are blind? Can you still know colours? Using simple language and beautiful textured art, this book shows you how to see without your eyes. The pages are black, but using your imagination and your senses you can hear, smell, touch and taste colours


Product Information

Menena Cottin is a graphic designer and illustrator from Caracas, Venezuela. She studied graphic design in Caracas, before moving to New York to study creative writing, children's book illustration and animation. She has several films and children's books to her name. Rosana Faria was also born in Caracas. She studied graphic design at the Neumann Design Institute and now works as a children's book illustration and graphic designer. She has published more than twelve titles and in 1992 was highly commended at the Noma Illustration Contest in Japan.

General Fields

  • : 9781406322187
  • : Walker Books, Limited
  • : Walker Books Ltd
  • : August 2009
  • : 170mm X 280mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : full colour illustrations
  • : HB
  • : Hardback
  • : Hardback
  • : 24
  • : 24
  • : 5-8
  • : 5-8
  • : 813.6
  • : 813.6
  • : en
  • : en
  • : Menena Cottin
  • : Rosana Faria
  • : Menena Cottin
  • : Rosana Faria
  • : full colour illustrations
  • : HB