The Blue Giant by Katie Cottle

About the book

SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2021 WATERSTONES CHILDREN’S BOOK PRIZE

Meera and her mum are enjoying a break at the seaside. Until…a creature emerges from the waves. It’s a giant. A blue giant. It has a stirring plea to help clean up the ocean and save the sea creatures from the menace of plastic waste.

Published by Pavillion

About the creators

Katie is a freelance illustrator and picture-book-maker living and working in Bristol, UK. Originally from Swansea, she moved to Bristol to study illustration at UWE and hasn’t left since graduating in 2017.

She enjoys telling stories through herdrawing and uses a variety of media, including a mix of traditional and digital techniques. She loves using bright colours and drawing grumpy faces.

Katie Cottle

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