Helena Willis

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Helena Willis

Helena Willis was born 1964. She’s been working as a freelance illustrator since she graduated from Beckmans College of Design in 1991. Helena says that she has the greatest job in the world – “I am playing all days – but I also have to concentrate hard to solve the tasks in time”.

She also makes her own picturebooks. The first book received a silver medal from the Kolla (”Check out”) award in 2006.

Books by Helena Willis

To Grandpa, If You Get Hungry

Nicolas Jändel

How does a child handle the loss of a loved one? In this warm portrayal of a child’s feelings when grief strikes and nothing seems as though it will ever be the same again, we join Elliot on his journey through the grieving process and out the other…

Swedish title: Till morfar, om du blir hungrig

Category: Children

Pub date: 30-04-2018

Format: 148x210 mm, 96 pages, colour