The Boring Book is a humorous picture book that follows the story of one particularly bored boy. As the story progresses, our protagonist discovers there's actually more to boredom than what meets the eye—more questions, more theories, and heaps of humor. A New York Times Best Illustrated Book and Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year
This exploration of boredom from acclaimed author-illustrator Shinsuke Yoshitake playfully—and hilariously—unpacks the ways in which a seemingly stagnant state is actually a portal into a dynamic, life-enriching experience. Recommended for ages 5-8.
- Author and Illustrator: Shinsuke Yoshitake
- Publisher: Chronicle Books
- Measurements: L 10.5" W 8"
- Hardcover, 40 pages