Basak Agaoglu (www.basakagaoglu.com) was born and raised in Adana, Turkey, before moving to New York to pursue a degree at the Fashion Institute of Technology. After graduating, Basak began her career as a designer in the fashion industry while also working on illustrations for a children's book. The Almost Impossible Thing is Basak's debut picture book. She currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. Follow Basak on Twitter and Instagram @BasakAgaoglu.
"Agaoglu suggests that some dreams are so powerful that they almost will themselves into fruition." -- Publishers Weekly
"This is a book worth reading and rereading." -- Mel Schuit, Let's Talk Picture Books blog "The images offer much to consider and chuckle at, from bunnies on ski jumps and with hang gliders to the final, improbable result. . . . A rewarding debut. -- Kirkus Reviews