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Salvatore Rubbino

Biography

Salvatore Rubbino

Salvatore Rubbino is a graduate of the Royal College of Art in London. He is the creator of many acclaimed picture books, including A WALK IN NEW YORK  and A WALK IN PARIS. He lives in London.

Salvatore Rubbino

Books by Salvatore Rubbino

Written by David Almond with illustrations by Salvatore Rubbino - Children's 7-9, Fiction, Friendship, Sports

Liam just wants to go out running with his mates --- the Junior Great North Run is not far away and there’s training to be done. But Mam needs him today, to help old Harry clear out his house. And Harry knows a thing or two about running. When he was a lad, he says, he ran from Newcastle to South Shields. "But Harry," says Mam, "it’s thirteen miles!" Harry grins. "Different days," he says. Here is the story of that day:  the day when Harry and his pals ran and ran and ran through the blazing sunlight all the way to the sea.