Illustrator

Djenné Fila

Djenné Fila (b. 1995) is a rising star. Since her 2019 debut in children’s books with Het beest met de kracht van tien paarden (written by Lida Dijkstra), Fila has been making a name for herself with her colourful mixed-technique illustrations.

The Beast with the Strength of Ten Horses

The Beast with the Strength of Ten Horses

Anyone who insults the gods or the king of a city state must expect revenge. In Greek dramas, everything happens for a reason. However ingenious these tales may be, this means it can take a long time for the action to get going. If you want to hear the captivating love story of Theseus and Ariadne, you need to have quite a lot of patience before the highlight of the story comes: the labyrinth and the monster.

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Under the Waves

Under the Waves

The Story of Doggerland

Linda Dielemans takes her readers to the bottom of the North Sea, where around a million years ago there were forests and people roamed around. This passionate archaeologist alternates between fascinating non-fiction chapters and exciting fictional accounts. Supported by Djenné Fila’s evocative pictures, this results in a vivid depiction of the place known as Doggerland.

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