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Eva Eland

  • 5 stars across 2 books
    Eva Eland is a Dutch author and illustrator who lives in England. She earned an MA with distinction in children's book illustration from the Cambridge School of Art, and has also studied at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy and the School of Visual Arts in New York. When Sadness Comes to Call is her first picture book. Eva grew up in Delft, Netherlands, and now lives in Cambridge with her fiance.
    3rd January 2019

    When Sadness Comes to Call

    When Sadness arrives, try not to be afraid: give it a name, listen to it and spend some time together. Maybe all it wan... More

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    5th March 2020

    Where Happiness Begins

    Nominated for the 2021 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal Are you looking for happiness? Sometimes it can feel really far away, ... More

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    • When Sadness Comes to Call

      When Sadness Comes to Call

      When Sadness Come to Call is a perfectly pitched book for young readers that sensitively explores the feeling of grief and sadness.

      In the story, S...

    • When Sadness Comes to Call

      When Sadness Comes to Call

      by MrsP512

      Love the sepia illustrations highlighting the blue “sadness”. Coming to terms with sadness can be challenging for the best of us and this book illustr...

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      When Sadness Comes to Call

      I was trying to find a gentle book to open up a conversation with a young child.  I found this in my local library. It is a small book, simple picture...

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