Magpie learns what's really important in life in this stunning picture book from an exciting new author and illustrator.
Kate Slater enjoyed a blissful childhood growing up on a beautiful farm in Staffordshire, which has provided the inspiration for many of her stories. She graduated from Kingston University in 2008 with a degree in Illustration and Animation. Magpie's Treasure is her first book.
"The collage illustrations are busy, bright and full of sparkling
energy." * EYE *
"With its sweet and gentle message, magical notes, and particularly its beauty, Magpie's Treasure is ideal for bedtime reading." * TheBookbag *
"This is a most attractively colourful picture book, each illustration dazzling in a way to lure any magpie. (It) should be pored over for hours. Kate Slater's debut as a writer/illustrator is to be welcomed." * The School Librarian *
"An enchanting story with truly wonderful illustrations which makes sharing it a fun, magical and memorable experience." * Carousel *
"Magnus Magpie is a gorgeous creation; Kate Slater manages to convey both his mischievous personality and his bold beauty through her stylish pictures. Highly recommended." * Armadillo Magazine *