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Melissa Castrillon - Illustrator

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Other books by Melissa Castrillon

Nano: The Spectacular Science of the Very (Very) Small

Nano: The Spectacular Science of the Very (Very) Small

Author: Dr. Jess Wade Illustrator: Melissa Castrillon Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/04/2021

This exciting non-fiction picture book introduces young readers to the fascinating (and cutting-edge) world of nanotechnology. Everything is made from something - but the way we make things, from the materials we use to the science and technology involved, is changing fast. Nano offers a fascinating narrative introduction to this cutting-edge area of STEM, better known by the name nanotechnology . With words by Dr Jess Wade - a highly skilled physicist and trailblazing campaigner for diversity in STEM fields - and beautiful, dynamic pictures by award-winning artist Melissa Castrillon, this is the perfect book for budding young scientists and engineers.

Can You Keep a Secret? HB

Can You Keep a Secret? HB

Author: Melissa Castrillon Illustrator: Melissa Castrillon Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/03/2021

If you met a dragon, could you keep it secret? One day in the forest, Winnie discovers the last dragon in the whole world. His fabulous friends, the gryphon, the winged lion and the tree-man, are the last of their kind, too. They'll be in danger if grown-ups discover them. But can Winnie really keep them secret? With its brave, resourceful heroine and magical endangered animals, this exquisite picture book is a perfect story for our time.

Can You Keep a Secret? PB

Can You Keep a Secret? PB

Author: Melissa Castrillon Illustrator: Melissa Castrillon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2021

If you met a dragon, could you keep it secret? One day in the forest, Winnie discovers the last dragon in the whole world. His fabulous friends, the gryphon, the winged lion and the tree-man, are the last of their kind, too. They'll be in danger if grown-ups discover them. But can Winnie really keep them secret? With its brave, resourceful heroine and magical endangered animals, this exquisite picture book is a perfect story for our time.

The Balcony

The Balcony

Author: Melissa Castrillon Illustrator: Melissa Castrillon Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/10/2019

Castrillon offers riotous sprouting life through soft forms, stylized shapes, and bright colors. -Publishers Weekly Elegant...A charmingly verdant tale in classic style. -Kirkus Reviews Lovely...delightful. -School Library Journal From internationally acclaimed illustrator Melissa Castrillon comes a magical story of how a girl's garden in her new home changes her life and the lives of people all around her. When a little girl moves from her home to an apartment in the city, she takes her pretty plants with her and one by one they grow and bloom and change both her world and the world all around her as she makes a new friend. When your heart is open, the world is full of possibilities.

Mighty Min

Mighty Min

Author: Melissa Castrillon Illustrator: Melissa Castrillon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/05/2019

Deep in the garden, one very tiny girl is about to go on a huge adventure. Step inside Min's magical miniature world, and discover that you're never too small to be mighty! Min dreams of being as brave and adventurous as her equally tiny aunts, but she's sure that will never happen. Then one night, an owl whisks her away on an extraordinary adventure, and Min discovers how brave and resourceful she really is. Melissa Castrill n's first picture book as author/illustrator is an exquisitely illustrated adventure with a bold, empowering message.

Yellow Kayak

Yellow Kayak

Author: Nina Laden Illustrator: Melissa Castrillon Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/02/2018

A child and his beloved best friend go on a grand sea adventure in this magical picture book by the author and artist who created If I Had a Little Dream. You just never know what a new day will hold if you are brave enough to find out. On one quiet afternoon, a boy and his special friend's unexpected adventure bring joy and excitement and sights never imagined. And the best part of any adventure is returning home with stories to tell and you best friend at your side.

Animazes

Animazes

Author: Katie Haworth Illustrator: Melissa Castrillon Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/08/2017

Did you know that humpback whales are some of the furthest travelling mammals in the world? Or that Arctic terns fly from the Arctic to Antarctica and back again? In Melissa Castrillon's wonderfully illustrated Animazes, young readers can follow these incredible journeys through twisting, turning mazes. They can find a safe path for the wildebeest and trace a rockhopper penguin's trail up the slippery cliffs. An interactive, informative title for all ages.

If I Had a Little Dream

If I Had a Little Dream

Author: Nina Laden Illustrator: Melissa Castrillon Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/02/2017

Nina Laden's lyrical picture book sees and appreciates through a child's eyes how fortunate we are to live in the world we do. Celebrate the wonder of the world in this reassuring picture book about the joy, love, and beauty that is part of each and every day. Our world is full of possibilities if you look for them.

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