THE BONSAI PRUNERText by José Campanari
Illustrated by Luciano Lozano
Tres tigres tristes, Spain, 2015
Belin Jeunesse, France, 2016
El podador de bonsáis, The bonsai pruner, is a book with a beautiful minimalistic text by José Campanari that whispers like a haiku. It talks about roots, backgrounds, traditions, growing up and becoming an adult. Halfway between melancholic and funny, it was edited in Spain in 2015.