Everyone Walks Away

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 2
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Everyone Walks Away is a beautiful, multi-layered book about loneliness, exclusion, and belonging. Frank feels lonely when everyone walks away. It’s the same as always. But once home, he makes a special jam then invites other people. Maybe they’ll come over. This is a one-of-a-kind book from an open-ended, leading international artist.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Category SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: C Social Awareness, SEL: D Relationship Skills, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2017
Publisher Gecko Press
Imprint Gecko Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2019-05-07
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV039050, JUV039140, JUV039060
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8.8 x 9.8
Lexile 470
Features Original artwork and Reviewed


Foreword Reviews

“[E]loquent yet playful with an emotionally charged message . . .”—Foreword Reviews

Author, Illustrator: Eva Lindström

Eva Lindström is one of Sweden's most influential picture book artists. She has been nominated for the Hans Christian Andersen Award and eleven times for the August Prize for best Swedish children's book, which she won in 2013.