Slow Down - Written by Rachel Williams; illustrated by Freya Hartas
Bring Calm to a Busy World with 50 Nature Stories
Written by Rachel Williams; illustrated by Freya Hartas
All around us, nature is turning, growing…and working. Every day, hour by hour, magical transformations happen right in front of you. But it's not always easy to see them… Discover 50 nature stories, paused just long enough for you to watch them unfold. Then go outside and explore… and see what you find when you take the time to slow down.
"This cosily illustrated volume wants us to take time to stand and stare, paying attention to everyday natural events, many of which can be appreciated in a garden or indoors through a window" —The Sunday Times
"An enchanting exploration of everyday miracles. Splendiferous!" — starred review, Kirkus
Rachel Williams studied literature before becoming an editor and publisher of children's books. She is also the creator of best-selling natural history and adventure books, including The Atlas of Adventure series and Illuminature. She lives with her husband and two children in London.
Freya Hartas is a children’s book author and illustrator who graduated from Falmouth University in 2014 with first-class honors and a BA in illustration. She lives in the vibrant city of Bristol.