Adapted from the amazing children’s novel La rivière à l’envers by famous French children’s author Jean Claude Mourlevat and published by Editis Group, the book has sold over one million copies in France and in numerous countries including Japan, China, South Korea, Russia, Spain and Germany.


The Upside Down River is a love story and an adventurous quest in a poetic fantasy world following Hannah’s search for water drops from the Qjar river in order to heal her sacred bird.  She’s followed in her hunt by Tomek, a shy boy whose world is turned upside down when she enters his shop.