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Julian Is A Mermaid is mesmerising and full of heart, this is a picture book about self-confidence and love and a radiant celebration of individuality.
Julian is on his way home with his Nana when he spots some mermaids… or at least he thinks they’re mermaids. Just a mere glimpse of these joyous women and Julian’s imagination transforms him into a dazzling mermaid. At home, he puts on some make-up, styles his hair, and fashions himself a long mermaid tail. But what will Nana think when she sees him?
Julian Is A Mermaid
Written and illustrated by Jessica Love
Published by Walker Books
The beautifully illustrated picture storybook follows Julian as he rides the train home with his Nana. Spotting some mermaids sparks his imagination and once home he decides to transform himself into one. Whilst his Nana takes a bath Julian finds items around the house to makeover himself into a mermaid. With plant stems in his hair, make-up and the net curtain from the window.
Wait to see what Nana thinks when she sees his transformation.
Julian is a Mermaid celebrates self-confidence and diversity in a plethora of ways. From gender stereotypes to family dynamics and body types. Bursting with individuality and acceptance.
Where to buy Julian is a Mermaid
The Julian is a Mermaid picture storybook is available in a hardback book and available to buy from Amazon and all other leading book retailers.
About the Author Jessica Love
Jessica Love is an illustrator and Broadway actress. She has a BA in studio art from the University of California, as well as a graduate degree from Juilliard. Julian Dreams of Mermaids is her first picture book.