Nominated for the 2019 Kate Greenaway Medal
Is Petra a mountain? An egg?
She’s a rock and this is how she rolls.
Petra is a mighty mountain that can’t be moved by the wind or time. Or so we think until we discover that she’s actually something even more astonishing. Petra has the potential to be anything – an island, an egg, even an elephant – thanks to her lively imagination.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Marianna Coppo is an author/illustrator from Italy. She studied editorial illustration at MiMaster in Milan, and now focuses on freelance illustration in Rome. She is one of the curators of Tentacoli, an independent label that specializes in fanzines and handmade products. Petra is her first picture book.