A New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2007
A New York Times Notable Children's Book of 2007
World Fantasy Award 2007, Best Artist
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2007
A School Library Journal Best Book of 2007
A Booklist Editors' Choice for 2007
"Few will remain unaffected by this timeless stunner." —Publishers Weekly, starred review
"A wordless tour de force." —Time Out New York Kids
"It's one of those rare books that speak on different levels to readers ages 9 to 90." —The Boston Globe
I bought this nearly new treasure at a thrift store. The illustrations first drew me, then I read and studied each detailed picture. Mister Tan opened up my heart immediately. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Cynthy
Such a beautiful book. More like a work of art than a reading book. I use it as a coffee table book. Everyone that looks at it fall in love. Read morePublished 2 months ago by mkella
Bough this for my niece as I used to read it to my own kids. Couldn't part with our copy though my kids are grown. Read morePublished 4 months ago by kathleen Parsons
We are fans of Shaun Tan's "Arrival."
We actually prefer reading this book WITHOUT the text as printed, just telling each other wonderful stories based on the... Read more
Shaun Tan delivers to everyone. Saying so much with so few words and delightful, fanciful artwork. The Arrival was my first Tan book, now I am looking for all of them. Read morePublished 8 months ago by helen pauline melton
Shaun Tan is one of my kids favorite artist/authors. We read all the time, and my 15-year-old loves to draw. These are some of her favorites.Published 9 months ago by Chantel Rhodes
It is a wonderful book.
They are actually three books in one: The Red Tree, The Lost Thing and The Rabbits.
The quality of paper and printing are unsurpassed. Read more
Got this for a friend and art student. Most unusual, creative, whimsical, charming, as little on the weird side (which I love). Read morePublished 12 months ago by Gabbie