Book Author & Illustrator Sophie Siers & Ann Villeneuve
Rights Available World excl. French Worldwide, Spanish South America, Czech, Italian, Brazil, Denmark
Sam has a problem. He has to share a room with his older brother and things aren’t easy.
When Sam sees Donald Trump on TV talking about ‘the wall’ he realises a solution is at hand! Who knew that planning a wall could be so tricky?
About the Author
Sophie Siers is an award winning New Zealand author. She studied english and drama before training in early childhood education. In 2015 she took over her parents publishing house with a new focus on children’s books.
Anne Villeneuve loves to tell stories with her illustrations and her writing. Everywhere she goes, she studies people and animals alike and tries to capture the essence of the life surrounding her with her brushes and crayons. She never leaves home without her sketchbook, whose pages she’s constantly filling with colourful renditions of everything she sees.
Anne is the author and illustrator of many children’s books. Now, she’s tackling the world of graphic novels for adults. Her work can also be found in magazines and websites, on pastry boxes and even in certain metro stations!
She had the honour of being the designated illustrator for the TD Summer Reading Camp in 2018.
Over the years, her books have won many awards, including the Governor General’s Award for Children’s Literature — Illustration in 2000, the Prix TD de littérature canadienne pour l’enfance et la jeunesse in 2005 and 2009, the Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Award in 2015 and the Quebec/Wallonia-Brussels award in 2000.
Anne lives in Montreal, Quebec.