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A Shell for Cleo
A Shell for Cleo

A Shell for Cleo

By Gillian Spiller, Illustrated by John Lim



36 Pages, 8.25 x 10

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $16.99 (US $16.99) (CA $22.99)

Publication Date: September 2023

ISBN 9789815044324

Rights: US & CA

Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) (Sep 2023)
Marshall Cavendish Children

Price: $16.99


Join Cleo in this entertaining rhyming story as she makes an amazing discovery about hermit crabs and learns how plastic pollution affects sea creatures

Cleo Crab is in a bad mood. Her shell is too tight and she needs a new one. Together with her father, she sets off to find the perfect shell. But in her impatience, she makes a terrible mistake. Will help arrive in time to rescue Cleo? .

Author Biography

Gillian Spiller is a children’s author and poet from Scotland. She spent 20 years living in Asia where she worked as an early childhood educator. She is the author of The Blue Sock, Star Sailor, On the Shelf and A Shell for Cleo. Gillian has also written many other poems and stories for children that have been published in magazines and websites. She currently resides in the UK with her husband and daughter.

John Lim is a dreamer. He loves to illustrate and doodle as it helps him express his inner thoughts better than words. He believes that we should not be afraid to be ourselves and express our ideas, and that we should have fun doing it.