Aaron Becker's Wordless Trilogy


Author: Aaron Becker


Illustrator: Aaron Becker


BECKER, Aaron. Wordless Trilogy Being: Journey, Quest, and Return. [Somerville, MA]: Candlewick Press [2013-2016]. Oblong 4tos, [40]pp each. Black, red, and navy boards with spines stamped in gold and each front pictorially stamped in blind. Pictorial endpapers; color illustrations on every page. Fine copies in original color pictorial dust jackets (no medal affixed to Journey). Each book is signed by the author/artist, Caldecott Honor Artist Aaron Becker, with his signature stamp. three connected, wordless tales showcase the exquisite imagination and artistry of Aaron Becker

First editions. 2014 Caldecott Honor Book for Journey! An ordinary child steps through a portal into a luminous and magical landscape, beginning her quest toward an uncertain destiny. This epic, three-part quest will see her captured by a sinister emperor, rescuing a jailed king, and finally reconnecting with her father, all wordlessly told with exquisite imagination and artistry in Becker’s breathtaking illustrations.