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Katie May Green

  • 5 stars across 3 books
    Katie May Green is a graduate from the Cambridge School of Art MA in Children's Book Illustration. She has created artwork for UK and US publishers including HarperCollins, Penguin and Oxford University Press. Seen and Not Heard is Katie's first picture book. She says, of the inspiration behind it, "I remember standing in front of an Elizabethan portrait of three children, wondering what these stiffly-clad, sombre-looking little people were really like. Were they, in their time, so very different from children today? My thoughts then became a little more abstract: what would it feel like to be trapped in a painting for four hundred years? Would there be any kind of release? Perhaps, with a little moonlight, a little magic..." Katie lives in Somerset. Visit Katie's website at and follow her on twitter @KatieMayGreen.
    5th July 2011

    Hide and Seek

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    3rd October 2019

    Hide and Seek

    Right at the top of Shiverhawk Hall live children in pictures on the wall. A midsummer moon shines on Shive... More

    (1 review)
    1st October 2015

    Seen and Not Heard

    A truly original picture book full of atmosphere and magic that is perfect for children with wild imaginations and a... More

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