Cours, Ben, cours!

Cours, Ben, cours!

What do an albino crow, a father without legs, and a twelve year-old-boy named Ben have in common? Their story starts when Ben and his father wake up with a jolt. In their city – the ugliest, darkest, dirtiest city you can imagine – a train has derailed. Everything?s on fire! Quickly, Ben gets his father into his wagon and tries to get him out of harm?s way. As he flees, he spots a white bird who seems to be sending him signals. Determined to do everything he can to survive, Ben chooses to trust the crow and follows him.
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What do an albino crow, a father without legs, and a twelve year-old-boy named Ben have in common? Their story starts when Ben and his father wake up with a jolt. In their city – the ugliest, darkest, dirtiest city you can imagine – a train has derailed. Everything?s on fire! Quickly, Ben gets his father into his wagon and tries to get him out of harm?s way. As he flees, he spots a white bird who seems to be sending him signals. Determined to do everything he can to survive, Ben chooses to trust the crow and follows him.
Philippe Garon
Philippe Garon is a multidisciplinary artist from Gaspésie, Québec. A generalist in literary arts, he explores poetry, tales, storytelling, theatre, essay and songwriting. He is the author of several books (Éditions Perce-Neige, Vent d?Ouest), but Cours, Ben cours! is his first work in children?s literature.
Page length 120
Publication date (yyyymmmdd) 20200331
Publisher Bouton d'or Acadie
ISBN: 9782897501792