Illustrator William Grill weaves a detailed visual narrative of Shackleton's journey to Antarctica. His beautiful use of coloured pencils and vibrant hues effortlessly evokes the adventure and excitement that surrounded the expedition. His impeccably researched drawings, rich with detail, fastidiously reproduce the minutiae of the expedition.
Children will love examining the diagrams of the peculiar provisions and the individual drawings of each sled dog and packhorse. This book takes the academic and historical information behind the expedition and reinterprets it for a young audience.
William Grill: Shackleton's Activity Book Flying Eye £9.99 9781909263802
Meredith Hooper: Ice Trap! Shackleton's Incredible Expedition illustrated by M P Robertson. Frances Lincoln £7.99 9780711217447
Anita Ganeri: Endurance. Shackleton's Incredible Antarctic Expedition Wayland £9.99 9780750297097
Also by William Grill: The Wolves of Currumpaw Flying Eye £14.99 9781909263833