Max Landrak is an art director, writer and illustrator who has lived in Oslo, London, New York, Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland and Singapore. His quirky sense of humour has been recognised at international advertising award shows including Cannes Lions, The One Show and D&AD. He once made a short film about baked beans (a Tropfest finalist) and ran a marathon in Havana, Cuba. Max was born in the far north of Norway, and despite spending most of his adult life in Australia, can still build a mean snowman and a habitable snowcave. His acclaimed first book, DANNY BLUE'S REALLY EXCELLENT DREAM, was published in 2017.
Max Landrak's first children's book is a delight . . . bound to bring forth giggles - BOOKS+PUBLISHINGHighly recommended . . . This delightful book, like a fable, will engender much discussion - ReadPlusSometimes really special books come along and this is one. In a blue world, Danny starts to dream in colour. A magical tale with gorgeous illustrations. This book will become a favourite. - CAIRNS POSTone that parents will enjoy reading to the kids at bedtime - MANLY DAILYDanny brings a powerful message of welcoming imagination and diversity. With charisma, wit and subtle artfulness, DANNY BLUE'S REALLY EXCELLENT DREAM is a colourful story perfect for showing children from age four that embracing dreams and open-mindedness can make the world of difference. - Reading Time