As a kid I wanted to become an endfixer, that is someone who fixes the ends of things. Because stories often stumble upon a bad end... at the best part.
While we’re growing up, we learn something new every day. An emotion, a joke, a sound, a flavour. One day we dive, the next day we discover a new place. Sometimes we win, sometimes we lose. In this adventure of being and growing, every experience counts.
Atlas of travels and explorers — The travels of monks, naturalists and other travellers of all times and places
A few centuries ago, we didn’t know the limits of our planet and many areas of the world remained isolated, with no connection between each other.
We didn’t know of the places and species that existed in other regions, neither of their peoples and cultures...
The great concert is scheduled for next week, but the members of the orchestra have disappeared without a trace.
Luckily, it’s not so serious... It looks like they’re all enjoying their holidays and the maestro has even been receiving some nice postcards, giving him hints of where his dearest musicians might be: the violinists went to Tokio, the harpist is in Porto, the trumpeters in Rio de Janeiro, the flutists in Abidjan…
The juri at the Portuguese National Illustration Awards has unanimously awarded Madalena Matoso, for the illustrations created for the book "It's not that hard — The book of mazes".
Our "Andar por aí" (Wandering around) arrived in Brazil not long ago, and it's already causing sensation. The juri panel at the magazine Crescer has selected it as one of the 30 best children's books in 2018.
Madalena Matoso’s book of mazes Não é nada difícil ("It’s not that hard”) has received another recognition, this time coming all the way from New York.