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What Do Grown-Ups Do All Day? Little Gestalten Dawid Ryski Picture Book Cover side

What Do Grown-Ups Do All Day?

Well-versed in the jobs of firemen and racecar drivers, What Do Grown-Ups Do All Day? inspires children to aspire to be more!
Dawid Ryski
Release Date: 
September 2017
21 × 29 cm
Full color, hardcover, stitched binding, 32 pages
Product details: 
Recommended for: ages 3 and up
Shop Price: €14.90
Catalog Price: 
€14.90 / $19.95 / £12.95

About This Book

What Do Grown-Ups Do All Day? depicts punk rock drummers, journalists, male nurses, bistro chefs, designers, and more. What Do Grown-Ups Do All Day?illustrates that anything is possible for girls and boys.

Looking at the adults around them, children curiously ponder possible professions. Father, mother, uncle, big sister: every family member serves as career inspiration. This is the new collaboration with Dawid Ryksi What Do Grown-Ups Do All Day? provides children with creative fuel for professional daydreams and various career paths in Ryski's iconic vintage style and easy to read aloud descriptions.

Born in 1982 Dawid Ryski resides in Pulawy, Poland. Immersing himself in a world of graphics and music, he has illustrated numerous newspaper and magazine articles, created countless concert posters and album covers, and is the drummer of The Feral Trees and A Hidden World. Dawid is also the illustrator of Little Gestalten classics Alphabetics, All my Animals, and My Four Seasons.

The book is also available in German



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