In Her Element – Jamila Gavin and Jacinta Read (Pre-order only)

Faced with a whole new life far away from home, Sophie finds it hard to make friends - until a shared passion for water helps someone else come to terms with their disability.

In Her Element’s deep-dive into Sophie's world offers a rare opportunity for young readers to see through the eyes of a main character with cerebral palsy. Written by Jamila Gavin, this groundbreaking story awash with magic realism, beautifully rendered in watercolours by emerging illustrator Jacinta Read. For young readers age 9 and up.

In Her Element was edited by Liz Bankes and art directed by Tiffany Leeson at Farshore.

Publication date 24.06.21. Available for pre-order. Limited edition of 1000.

In Her Element is part of the 10 Stories to Make a Difference collection: ten original illustrated stories for young readers, all inspired by the theme of Difference. The collection features a mix of well-known and emerging writers and illustrators, giving a platform to untold stories and diverse new voices. Proceeds from sales supports Pop Up’s work in deprived schools, marginalised communities, and with talented aspiring and emerging writers and illustrators.

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Faced with a whole new life far away from home, Sophie finds it hard to make friends - until a shared passion for water helps someone else come to terms with their disability.

In Her Element’s deep-dive into Sophie's world offers a rare opportunity for young readers to see through the eyes of a main character with cerebral palsy. Written by Jamila Gavin, this groundbreaking story awash with magic realism, beautifully rendered in watercolours by emerging illustrator Jacinta Read. For young readers age 9 and up.

In Her Element was edited by Liz Bankes and art directed by Tiffany Leeson at Farshore.

Publication date 24.06.21. Available for pre-order. Limited edition of 1000.

In Her Element is part of the 10 Stories to Make a Difference collection: ten original illustrated stories for young readers, all inspired by the theme of Difference. The collection features a mix of well-known and emerging writers and illustrators, giving a platform to untold stories and diverse new voices. Proceeds from sales supports Pop Up’s work in deprived schools, marginalised communities, and with talented aspiring and emerging writers and illustrators.