Tomi Ungerer is an icon in the realms of children's literature and illustration. In this final tale by the legendary author, Earth is devastated and empty. Everyone has escaped to the moon, except Vasco. Luckily, Vasco has his shadow to guide him, and he finds little green Poco, someone to care for and bring to safety. Nonstop dangers await Vasco and baby Poco at every corner, but Vasco's shadow rescues and guides them through destroyed cities and apocalyptic landscapes to safety. A picture book for ages 5-8.
Written by Tomi Ungerer. Published by Phaidon Press in 2020. Hardcover, measures 12 x 8 inches, 48 pages. ISBN 9781838661595