The Joyful Living Colouring Book

November 5, 2016|
The Joyful Living Colouring Book by Teva Harrison
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From the author and illustrator of the critically acclaimed graphic memoir In-Between Days comes a splendid new colouring book of original new illustrations with a few choice words of hope that will inspire and delight.

When Teva Harrison was first diagnosed with cancer, she felt lost, cast adrift. In order to pull herself out of depression, to draw herself forward, she started to draw. In the beginning, the drawings were tiny wildflowers photographed on her travels. Something about that act of looking, drawing the edges until flowers emerged, focusing on something so short-lived, resilient, and beautiful changed the nature of her days. It let the joy back in. This colouring book is an expansion on that germ of hope. Having cancer has made the world feel especially precious to Harrison, and she finds magic and delight everywhere: symbol-enriched heraldry, animals and birds, everyday objects that give her pleasure, foliage and flowers, and a few choice words of inspiration and hope.

TEVA HARRISON (1976-2019) was an author and visual artist. She wrote and illustrated the critically acclaimed graphic memoir In-Between Days, which was the winner of the Kobo Emerging Writer Prize for Nonfiction, a finalist for the Governor General's Literary Award for Nonfiction and the Joe Shuster Award for Cartoonist or Auteur, and ...
Title:The Joyful Living Colouring BookFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:96 pages, 9.5 X 7.25 X 0.36 inShipping dimensions:96 pages, 9.5 X 7.25 X 0.36 inPublished:November 5, 2016Publisher:House Of Anansi Press IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1487001894

ISBN - 13:9781487001896

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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