about the author
Karin LittlewoodKarin Littlewood studied graphic design at the University of Northumbria, followed by an MA in Illustration at Manchester Metropolitan University.
Her acclaimed picture books for Frances Lincoln...
A trip to the seaside
A delightful story featuring a Somali boy and his class on a school trip to the seaside. The beautiful and vibrant illustrations by Karin Littlewood depict the diversity in modern city classrooms.
This book was made with the Somali community in Harrow and several local schools. Children and adults helped develop the story and the children were involved at every stage of production, from the initial raw story and rough illustrations, through the editing process to the published book.