“Schlafen Fische?” | Jens Raschke & Jens Rassmus | Mixtvision, Germany | 64pp | 8+
Jette’s brother Emil has passed away. He isn’t here anymore. Her mother hasn’t stopped crying and Jette is painting clouds of anger. But the good times with Emil are always on her mind. She will always remember the holidays spent together and the day when Emil and her played funeral. Dramatist Jens Raschke tells the reader about Jette’s endless questions about the purpose of life, grief, hope and a great love between siblings. A touching, heartwarming story about grief – told in a hopeful, at times even humorous tone.
Rights sold: Spanish language (world rights), English language (world rights), Dutch & Persian.