15 November 2012

Publication date: 15 November 2012
Publisher: Tate Publishing
ISBN: 978 1 84976 083 6
Hardback, illustrated throughout in full colour.
Price: £19.99

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Beyond the Page is the personal account of the work of one of the worldís most inimitable authors and illustrators, Quentin Blake. Specially released to to coincide with Quentin's 80th birthday, this book is not only a celebration of his career since 2000, but a sumptuous delight!

With exclusive, previously unpublished material on his recent projects and commissions, the fascinating story of his working processes, collaborators and travels, is brought to life by over 300 full-colour reproductions of his delightful, instantly recognisable and heartwarming illustrations and artworks. This is an unsurpassed collection of Quentin Blake's achievements.

See Quentin talking about his work in this short film made by Tate Publishing: