The Long-Necked Deer

Upated on :January 31, 2010


Illustrator: Jamshid Sepahi

Author: Azargin Utah

Silver Prize, Best designed book from all over the world, 1978 Leipzig

The story is about a baby deer which because of being different form the others for having a long neck, is not accepted in the group. The baby deer is forced to live in a lonely corner somewhere in the field. After a while that there was no rain and all the grasses and rivers were dryed, a black cloud covered the field, but there was no sign of rain. All the deers called the black cloud loudly; asking it to rain, but the black cloud was faraway and didn’t hear them. So they remembered the long-necked deer and …

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