This Is Still Not A BookJean Jullien

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A playfully deceptive, joyously interactive board book from the award-winning author and illustrator Jean Jullien - following in the footsteps of his global bestseller and much loved This Is Not A Book

Is this a suitcase? A bed? An elephant? Each spread in this engaging board book is actually something else entirely, sparking imaginations and encouraging the storytellers in readers of all ages. Turn the page and find a foldable shirt. Then turn the book to discover a flip phone that you can open, close, and 'dial' to call your friends and family! This cleverly conceived board book with fold-out pages prompts children to think creatively about - and play creatively with - other objects in their daily lives.

Ages 2-4


  • Format: Board Book
  • Size: 165 × 228 mm (6 1/2 × 9 in)
  • Pages: 38 pp
  • Illustrations: 40 illustrations
  • ISBN: 9781838662745

Jean Jullien is a prolific and beloved French graphic design artist. His creative output ranges from illustration, photography, and video to costumes, installations, books, posters, clothing and even skateboards. Jullien has shown work around the world with museums and galleries in Paris, London, Brussels, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Berlin, Tokyo, Seoul, Singapore and more. His work appears in The New York Times, New Yorker, National Geographic, SZ Magazine, Telerama and more, and he has collaborated with Beams, RCA Records, The Connaught, Colette, Amnesty International, Le Coq Sportif, Jardin des Plantes (Nantes), Hotel Amour, Champion USA, Salomon, and Petit Bateau, among other global brands.

"Playful illustrations challenge young readers to think outside the box... Delightful, witty, and imaginative." - Kirkus, STARRED Review

"An engaging board book." - My Baba

"This book that is in fact not a book will provide you with hours of fascinating conversations with your little ones and some bigger ones too." - Armadillo Magazine

"As cheeky and charming as before." - Creative Boom

"A playfully deceptive board book designed to challenge young readers to think creatively about objects in their daily lives." - FAD Magazine