Books by Rob Gonsalves

IMAGINE A WORLD by Rob Gonsalves
Released: Sept. 29, 2015

"It may be interchangeable with its three predecessors, but it still provides peaceful, gently unsettling visions for young dreamers. (Picture book. 7-9) "
Imagine a new gallery of technically adroit paintings featuring M.C. Escher-like shifts in images and perspective: Gonsalves' fourth, and first solo, pictorial outing. Read full book review >
IMAGINE A PLACE by Sarah L. Thomson
Released: Sept. 2, 2008

"Still, each picture will bring new wonders to armchair sightseers. (Picture book. 7-9)"
Having invited young dreamers to Imagine a Night (2003) and Imagine a Day (2005), Thomson poetically guides further travel into a new set of surreal, elaborately detailed interiors and landscapes created by Gonsalves. Read full book review >
IMAGINE A DAY by Sarah L. Thomson
Released: Feb. 1, 2005

"Viewers who enjoy poring over such painterly imagination-stretchers as Quint Buchholz's Collector of Moments (1999) or Sarah Perry's If— (1995) will sink into this, too. (Picture book. 7-10)"
"Imagine a day . . . when the edge of the map is only the beginning of what we can explore." Read full book review >
IMAGINE A NIGHT by Sarah Thomson
Released: June 1, 2003

"Beguiling fare for fans of the likes of Chris Van Allsburg's Mysteries of Harris Burdick (1984), Steve Johnson's As the City Sleeps (2002), or Quint Buchholz's subtler Collector of Moments (1999). (Picture book. 6-12)"
With a set of moonlit, dreamily mysterious scenes, each of which features an M.C. Escher-like transformation, Gonsalves invites viewers to drift past reality's familiar borders. Read full book review >