In the quiet of a great garden, away from the noise and fumes of the city, Peter finds the peace and contentment that is missing from his home life. Yet just as summer turns to winter, so must Peter return home. But his paradise garden goes with him.
Colin Thompson's wonderfully imaginative artwork draws the reader into a world where the real and surreal merge in a memorable and moving story. It is a rich, visual tapestry with a subtle message about what constitutes real wealth and an upbeat ending.