Tibet Through the Red Box

by Peter Sís, and published by Farrar Straus Giroux



In this very personal book, Peter Sís shares with us a glimpse into his exquisite world of dreams and memories. Beautifully detailed drawings tell the story of the illustrator's discovery of a red box that holds the secrets and treasures his father brought back with him from a journey to Tibet.

Awards Won

Title Year
Caldecott Medal Image Randolph Caldecott Medal
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
1999 - Honor(s)