On A Magical Do-Nothing Day
WINNER of the 2018 4-11 Picture Book Awards (Fiction 4-7 category)
One of the New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books of 2017
All I want to do on a rainy day like today is play my game,
but my mum says it’s a waste of time.
The game drives my mum mad.
She takes it away.
I take it back.
I wish Dad had come with us on this rainy, grey weekend.
Without my game, nothing is fun.
On the other hand, maybe I’m wrong about that…
Beatrice Alemagna is an author and illustrator of children’s books. She is the winner of numerous awards, including the New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book Award and the Hans Christian Andersen Award.