Julia Vuori: Pig and The Capricious Mushroom

I’ve just been translating a sample from Julia Vuori’s picture book, Sika ja oikukas sieni (Pig and the Capricious Mushroom, Otava, 2006). It’s really charming. Here is the cover, and a page from the book, with text translated.

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A red day

Click for a closer look.

This is one of several books Vuori has written featuring Pig, the star of her popular weekly comic strip. There is also a ballet about Pig.

More on children’s books

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~ by lolarusa on October 29, 2007.

One Response to “Julia Vuori: Pig and The Capricious Mushroom”

  1. As a huge fan of Julia, I was thrilled to find your blog :)

    I started a group on flickr called “Julia Vuori postcards” so people could display this wonderful artist’s work…

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    I have met Julia. She is beautiful, charming, delightful, and wonderfully talented… she comes from an artistic family :)

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