Ever feel like you are pedalling in the choucroute? Been caught with your beard in the mailbox again? Or maybe you just wish everyone would stop ironing your head?
Speaking in Tonguesbrings the weird, wonderful and surprising nuanced beauty of languageto life with over fifty gorgeous watercolour and ink illustrations.
Here you will find the perfect romantic expression, such as the Spanish tu eres mi media naranja, or 'you are the love of my life, my soulmate', and the bizarre, including dancing bears and broken pots, feeding donkeys sponge cake, a head full of crickets, and clouds and radishes. All encourage new ways of thinkingabout the world around us, and breathe magnificent life into the everyday.
These phrases from across the world are ageless and endlessly enchanting, passed down through generations. Now they are yours.
- Graphic novels
- Publication Date:
- Penguin Random House
- Country of origin:
- United Kingdom
- Dimensions (mm):
On order from our UK supplier to our Sydney distribution centre.
Once received we make sure it is in perfect condition and then send it to you via the Australia Post eParcel service, which includes online tracking.
You can expect to receive your order in 10 to 15 working days for most Australian capitals, however, please check below to see indicative delivery timeframes for your area. Please allow extra time during peak holiday periods.
NSW Metro: 9- 12 working days.
NSW Regional: 10 - 15 working days.
VIC & SA Metro: 10 - 13 working days.
VIC & SA Regional: 10 - 15 working days.
QLD Metro: 10 - 15 working days.
QLD Regional: 14 - 22 working days.
TAS: 10 - 15 working days.
WA Metro: 10 - 15 working days.
WA Regional: 13 -16 working days.
NT Metro: 13 - 16 working days.
NT Regional: 14 - 22 working days.