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In The Green Giant a young girl, Bea, and her dog, Iris, are staying with her grandad in the country. Bea is bored, but Iris’s adventures lead them to the small and rusty old greenhouse next door. Inside the greenhouse, Bea finds… a giant. A giant made entirely of plants and greenery. Bea is scared, but the giant reassures her and explains that he has escaped from the grey city. Bea and the giant become friends, but can they do anything to make the grey city, and the world, a greener place? This is a brilliant new picture book that highlights our concern for the environment, greening our cities, guerrilla gardening and making the world a better place.
Katie Cottle is an illustrator and print-maker living and working in Bristol. She won the Batsford Prize for children book illustration with her story ‘Home Grown’. She has also received ‘highly commended’ at the Macmillan Prize for Illustration on numerous occasions and received a ‘One to Watch’ award at D&AD New Blood in 2017.