The Seal Children - hard back book by Jackie Morris - Signed Copy!
Beautiful hardback edition written and illustrated by Jackie Morris. Each book is hand-signed by Jackie, with a little hand-drawn seal.
When a fisherman falls in love with a Selkie – half woman, half seal – she gives him her sealskin as a sign of her love, and bears him two children, Ffion and Morlo, before returning to her own people. When a stranger comes to the village, telling of a land far away, the children remember their mother’s stories of the cities of gold and pearls beneath the waves….
Presented in a beautiful new gift edition, this is a haunting story of love and freedom, for all ages.
Winner of the Tir Na N-og Award,
Suitable for Age 5+ , 32 pages.
Approximate size 23.5 x 28cm
About Jackie Morris
Jackie is a celebrated author and illustrator.
As well as publishing numerous of her own books, Jackie has worked for many famous authors and clients including Oxfam, Amnesty and Greenpeace. She has illustrated books for Poet Laureate, Ted Hughes, Mary Hoffman, Caroline Pitcher, Robin Hobbs and many other eminent authors, as well as designs for the Terry Pratchett Disc World Calendar, and Christmas cards for the Musicians Benevolent Fund.