Issun Boshi may be as small as a thumb, but his bravery is immeasurable! With a soup bowl like his boat and a needle like his sword, he ventures into the wide world. When he tries to conquer the heart of a princess, a monster puts him to the test. Issun Boshi knows how to behave so bravely that he defeats the monster and the princess falls in love. In just three colours, the duo Icinori illustrates a truly breathtaking landscape that gives a brand new twist to the centuries-old internationally known fairy tale, Little Thumb.