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Selkie is a wordless picture book published by Starfish Bay telling the tale of love and friendship across boundaries. In a small village by the sea the fishermen are full of tales and myths of monsters, pirates and mermaids but there is one myth that may be true…

On a fine, clear morning the men set sail. Reeling in the nets the youngest of the crew is dragged into the water. Rescued from the depths of the sea by a playful seal, a transformation occurs and a tender friendship is formed.

Selkie was shortlisted for the Stratford-Salariya Picture Book Prize and is published around the world, In Australia, NZ, America, China and Britain.


 The books wordless format for readers of all abilities and ages, and helps bilingal families to share stories.

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