"[This book] reassures readers that despite any parent's absence, their love for their children will never leave."

- The Hollywood Reporter 



YEAR OF THE JUNGLE, a new picture book about family, war, and home

Written by Suzanne Collins, bestselling author of The Hunger Games trilogy, illustrated by James Proimos

"Collins sensitively examines the impact of war on the very young, using her own family history as a template."

- Publishers Weekly, starred review


"[Proimos's drawings] are sturdy and sweet, reflecting a child's clear-eyed innocence."

- Booklist, starred review


“[A] universal story for any child whose life is disrupted by war. Important and necessary.”

- Kirkus Reviews, starred review


"A powerful title to share with children well beyond picture-book age."

- The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books, starred review 


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