The Girls by Lauren Ace, illus. by Jenny Løvlie
Four little girls meet under an apple tree and form a bond that grows as they share secrets, dreams, worries and schemes. This beautifully illustrated tale charts the girls’ lives through ups and downs and laughter and tears. Find out how their friendship flourishes as the years pass by and the girls become women.
Representation: Pride parade, female same-sex couple in illustration (one of the four Girls)
"A simple but gorgeous picture book about four little girls who play in an apple tree and the women they grow into. Clear, direct and warm, it’s a celebration of kindness and scraped knees, illustrated with charm by Jenny Løvlie." THE GUARDIAN
Imprint: Little Tiger
Publication Date: 10 January 2019
Format: Paperback, Picture Book