Max and Bob are old friends. Max helps out in Bob’s shop, and in the evenings they go fishing together.
Until one summer, when everything changes . . .
From the winner of the 2013 Crichton Award for Australia’s best new illustrator comes this heartwarming story of enduring friendship.
Marc Martin is an illustrator, artist and book maker based in Melbourne, Australia. His illustrations have been commissioned by clients such as Monocle magazine, Wired magazine, The Financial Review, Capital magazine, The Australian Centre for the Moving Image, and various festivals. He is also the author and illustrator of four books, A Forest (Penguin Books, 2012), Silent Observer (Erm Books, 2011), The Curious Explorer's Illustrated Guide to Exotic Animals A-Z (Penguin Books, 2013), and Max (Penguin Books, 2014). Marc's books are published internationally, and A Forest won the 2013 Crichton Award for Children's Book Illustration.