|Jellona, the Great -cover|
Jellona Suuri (Jellona, the Great) 2010
Jellona Toinen (Jellona, the Second) 2012
Two great books about a soft toy Jellona, who has issues. The illustrations are made of textile collages. In Jellona the Great, Jellona fears of not being enough and in Jellona, the Second, he fears that he will be left out. Issues that everyone deals with some time.
Jellona is a small lion made of fabric. Every one thinks he looks like a home made cat, but Boy thinks Jellona is the king of lions.
|Jellona does not like being left out.|
Girl finds him and wants to keep him. Jellona sees a princess and half a kingdom, after all he is related to lions
|Jellona, the Second - cover|
Jellona has two friends, Hirvonen and Pii.They play together, but sometimes the blanket is too small and they start fighting. Then everything is said in CAPITAL LETTERS and words become stupid, dorky.
When there are no words left, start the pillowfight and wrestling and someone gets hurt. Jellona's tail gets a hit. What if it cannot be fixed? Nobody will play with him any more and some other lion comes along. But Jellona is the cutest soft toy lion ever.
|Jellona, Hirvonen and Pii fight over a blanket|