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Barroux is a renowned French author and illustrator. He has published over 50 picture books for Phoenix Yard Books, including the recent Line of Fire – the diary of an unknown soldier set in during World War I. Barroux was illustrator in residence at the 2013 Edinburgh Festival and is back in the UK this year to talk about his new book Alpha: Abidjan-Gare du Nord. The book follows the story of Alpha, a man from the Ivory Coast, who he decides to leave his homeland and head for Paris without a visa.