What will the storm bring up from the deep blue sea? With this stunning wordless book, you'll choose your own words to tell the story that unfolds! Follow Alison Jay's distinctive crackle-varnished artwork, and you'll stimulate the imagination, develop visual literacy, boost vocabulary - and think about the importance of marine conservation and being a friend to animals. Includes educational notes about marine life, tide pools, lighthouses and more.
Product Dimensions:10 x 10 inches
Page Count:32 pages
Age Range:Ages 1-7 years
Awards & Accolades
Nominated for the 2015 Kate Greenaway Medal
10 best books for preschoolers, The Independent, 2016
★ "Perfect for hours of poring over and sharing" – School Library Journal, starred review
"A book that eschews words for imagination-stimulating pictures: a storm-wrecked, seashore adventure between a girl and a boy" – The Guardian
About the Contributors
Illustrated by - Alison Jay
A graduate in illustration from the London College of Printing, Alison Jay has been illustrating children's books for ten years. To create her unique style, she uses alkyd oil paint on paper with a crackling varnish, which gives her illustrations an antique, nostalgic quality. Alison lives and works in London, England.