Ystäväkirja – Book of Friends


Book of Friends is a story about a girl and animals she meets find along her travels. The visual story takes you to the places which are inspired by Emmi’s travels to Europe and Asia. This story is for children and adults alike.

Story and illustrations: Emmi Jormalainen

ISBN: 978-952-68765-2-8
56 pages, fully illustrated
Self-published 2021
Hard cover, full color, offset-printed
Language: No text (silent book)
Supported by: Arts Promotion Center Finland (Taike) & The Finnish Cultural Foundation (Suomen kulttuurirahasto)

“When the covid started, I had to stop travelling. I decided to create a story where the characters can do all the wonderful trips which we can’t do at the moment.”

Order here: Illustrator Emmi webshop.

The images of the books are long listed at World Illustration Awards 2022 in the category of alternative publishing.

The book is available at Illustrator Emmi webshop.