In a land where people flow between ocean and land, a seal and a fisherman sing together under a flowing moon.
One in a series of tales that explore the deeper, darker side of our connection with the natural world. Be ready to feel a little bit of magic, and perhaps a few shivers down the spine.
Nicola Davies is an award-winning author whose many books for children include A First Book of Nature, Ice Bear, Big Blue Whale and the Silver Street Farm series. She graduated in zoology, studied whales and bats then worked in the BBC Nature History Unit. Underlying all Nicola’s writing is the belief that a relationship with nature is essential to every human being, and that now, more than ever, we need to renew that relationship.
Claire Jenkins is an illustration graduate from Swansea, south Wales. Working in pencil, markers or watercolour, she is inspired by her surroundings, producing artwork that includes portraiture as well as the natural world. The Selkie’s Mate is the first book she has illustrated.