Sketches from a Nameless Land

This is a companion volume to The Arrival, comprising 50 pages of my preliminary sketches, research materials and commentary on the evolution of this project. It is currently part of a special boxed edition of The Arrival produced by Hachette Australia, from September 2010. For further information, visit the Hachette Website.

An introduction to some early concepts behind the book, and background themes of immigration.
Notes on character development, including conceptual ideas, sketches and references.
An example of a preliminary pencil drawing, here a sketch of an urban landscape.