Kim Hillyard

Mabel and the Mountain
  • Mabel and the Mountain

  • Mabel may be a small fly but she has BIG plans . . .

    1. Climb a mountain
    2. Host a dinner party
    3. Make friends with a shark

    Mabel's friends are not very helpful . . . But Mabel knows the truth about Big Plans: do not listen to those who say you cannot. Listen to those who say you can! The perfect book to guide young readers through an adventure filled with confidence, self-belief and the power of believing in yourself.

    From exciting new picture-book author and illustrator Kim Hillyard, this positive picture book will inspire readers big and small to follow their hearts and face new challenges.

RELEASED 28/05/2020

After completing a degree in Drama at the University of Exeter, Kim Hillyard spent nine years working as a music journalist for various publications including NME, Time Out and the BBC. She has also worked as a drama and arts facilitator, delivering assemblies, storytelling and workshops in schools, bookshops and community spaces on everything from phonics to creative writing. Kim lives in London, and Mabel and the Mountain is her first book.