Immi by Karin Littlewood


Immi by Karin Littlewood

Immi finds a beautiful wooden bird at the end of her fishing line, and every day after that she discovers something new, until her igloo is the brightest thing in the land. But where are these mysterious gifts coming from, and who is sending them? Hope and friendship echo across continents in this beautiful, timeless tale.


Very beautiful. Bookwitch This is a book that will be with you forever, we recommend it for all ages of children and adults. DolphinBooks - the blog The picture book can be used as a good way in to a discussion about friendships and morals with children in KS1; it may be a useful book for PSHE lessons to focus on relationships. There are also some beautiful illustrations which enhance the story. The Reading Zone A truly magical tale that brought a tear to my eye; how much a small kindness means and how little we know about the way a small gesture can bring happiness to one we have never met. Delicate illustrations accompany the story to perfection. Parents in Touch This is such a lovely book about the joy of both giving and receiving gifts and the pleasure in sharing those gifts with other. The Reading Zone One of the most beautiful picture books of the year. The Bookseller A story with quiet magic and beauty. Publishers Weekly Starred Review Truly heart-warming. Books for Keeps Five Star Review

About the Author

Karin Littlewood

Karin Littlewood studied graphic design at the University of Northumbria, followed by an MA in Illustration at Manchester Metropolitan University. Her acclaimed picture books for Frances Lincoln are The Colour of Home (with Mary Hoffman), Home for Christmas (with Sally Grindley), Home Now (with Lesley Beake), Catherine's Story (with Genvieve Moore) and When Dad Was Away (with Liz Weir). She also wrote and illustrated the picture books Immi and Sea Horse. She lives in London.

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32 pages


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Publication date

1st May 2016



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