There’s a Hair in My Soup
Alex Nogués / Guridi
A hair is not the strangest thing you can find in your soup. Do you know what would that be?
The whole family sit around the table, ready to eat. They are having vegetable soup for dinner. What could go wrong? A surreal and delicious divertimento of two of the most brilliant minds of the Spanish picture book scene.
Grant & sample translation available.
- A perplexing and intriguing event placed in an everyday scene.
- A graphic and expressive style of awardwinning illustrator Guridi.
- Ideal for picture book lovers, either children or adults.
- An open door to imagination for those willing to enter.
|There’s a Hair in My Soup
|ISBN (Original Version)
|Size and Format
|20 x 27 cm (portrait) - Hard Cover
|Basque, French and Portuguese (Brazil).
Alex Nogués became a geologist to find answers and came across an as-yet undiscovered fossilized organism, which experts named Alexina papyracea, in honour of his name. His first book published by Editorial Flamboyant, There’s a hair in my soup, was awarded the Serra d’Or Prize (2019) and selected as one of the best children’s book by Fundación Cuatro Gatos (2019).
Author’s portrait © Sarai Alemán
Raúl Nieto Guridi has worked in practically all fields of graphics, printing, design, and advertising. Since 2010, his work has been mainly focused on illustrations in children’s publishing, posters and book covers. He gives on illustration and creativity. His books have been translated into a dozen languages and has received several international illustration awards, such as the recent Special Mention in the 2018 BRAW.