The Giant and the Sea by Trent Jamieson, illustrated by Rovina Cai, is a picture book for readers of all ages. It is a fable with a lesson about climate change and standing up for what you believe in at its heart. Readers are encouraged to think about the preciousness and fragility of the world and the human impact we are having on it. The lyrical text and stunningly evocative illustrations convey a powerful message and it is a book to share with students at the present time.
This picture book has a meaning and message that spans all age groups, and Teachers’ Notes are available on the publisher’s website HERE.