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author/illustrator: Nicolas Schuff/Ana Sender

ages: 3+

36 pages 

20 x 23 cm





The Tattoos

  • Celia's father has a lot of tattoos. At night, when he falls asleep, they come to life.


    "Celia lives with her daddy.

    He’s a big man with a lot of tattoos.

    A panther, a sailor and a mermaid.

    An imp, a skull, and a star.

    After dinner, Celia’s daddy always falls asleep before her.

    So the tattoos keep her company.

    The star gives her light when the night is too dark..."


    By the same authors:

    How to Reach the Moon

    • 2022 New York Public Library Best Books

    sold: French, Italian, Korean, German, world English

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