Item No: #362591 The Arrival. Shaun Tan.
The Arrival
The Arrival

Signed Wordless Novel

The Arrival

Notes: A wordless graphic novel about immigration. This book was the winner of the Children's Book Council of Australia's Picture Book of the Year and it was nominated for a Hugo Award.

The book was first published in Australia (in October 2006). The US edition was published on Oct. 1, 2007 and it was published on Oct. 2, in the UK. Not paginated, but 128 pages.

Edition + Condition: First US edition (first printing, with a numberline ending in 1). A fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued. This copy is inscribed on the first page inside Tan's red rubberstamp frame. The inscription reads, "Best wishes [three doodles] Shaun Tan."

Publication: New York: Arthur A. Levine Books / Scholastic Inc., 2007.

ISBN: 9780439895293

Item No: #362591