10.09.09 by Jeff

We Are The Friction

Sing Statistics (Jez Burrows and Lizzy Stewart) sent me over their new book, We Are The Friction, and if it were a woman I would propose to it. It is a perfect 10. A flawless victory. Illustrators and writers were paired and asked to produce work inspired by the work of their partner: stories from illustrations, and illustrations from stories. The result is pure magic.

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

sing statistics we are the friction book sing statistics

Buy the book and thank me later.













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • the cover is one of those that would make me blind buy it at the store.

  • Yeah Jeff. I would too. Nice!

  • YES arts + literacy

  • Chloe

    I bought this last week! I’m waiting anxiously for it to arrive at the moment…

  • Leila

    Your doormat is a very lucky one indeed!
    But that book sounds like something that would make our imagination spin!
    Awesome! I shall get it!
    thanks!

  • Marky

    oooof
    i’ve wanted this for a while
    i’m a big fan of nouus vous, need to get involved with this

  • Jamie Wilson

    Bought it yesterday….tweeted it today…

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