Ariel Andrés Almada was born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He has published several business books for important publishing houses. He is the author of the bestseller Los Cerezos en Diciembre (The Cherry Trees in December) and Walking Through a World of Aromas (Second Best Children's Picture Book-English at the 2013 International Latino Book Awards).
Cha Coco is an illustrator for LaIsla magazine and a former art professor and magazine columnist. She is the co-illustrator of Un mar de sueños rotos and her books include Zaira and the Dolphins (Bronze Medal Winner at the 2012 Living Now Awards).
The sea, mist, loud noises Ivan’s afraid of everything! And with all those frights and shivers, his dreams of having great adventures and visiting far-away places seem more and more unlikely. But could an unexpected visitor help him overcome his deepest fears? Could an old African song change his life forever?
Ivan's Fear is an inspiring tale about the bravery we need in order to live our lives with joy and happiness. It is a journey to the very center of our hearts, which will give us the courage and bravery to face up to any obstacle that stands in our way.