The background is a drawing of a jungle in shades of green, with a tiger to the right. In front is a drawing of a little girl in a red coat. The title is in a large pale red square in the centre.

Katie's Picture Show

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When Katie visits the gallery for the first time with Grandma she discovers that art is wonderfully exciting, especially when five famous paintings come alive for her! Join the ever-curious Katie as she discovers that art can be fantastic fun, especially when you step into the world inside the frame. Expect a little bit of mischief, a lot of cream cakes and even a friendly tiger!

Katie's Picture Show was originally published in 1989 and has captured the imagination and hearts of budding art lovers for a quarter of a century. Now, Orchard Books proudly presents this new edition to celebrate this classic story's 25th birthday. Completely re-illustrated throughout, and with a beautiful new cover look, this book will enchant Katie fans, new and old.

This first introduction to art, features five great masterpieces: The Hay Wain by John Constable, Madame Moitessier Seated by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Les Parapluies by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Tropical Storm With a Tiger by Henri Rousseau and Dynamic Suprematism by Kasimir Malevich.

Make art an adventure for your child with classic picture book character, Katie! For over 25 years, Katie has stepped into the most famous and familiar paintings in the world for an exciting adventure. Why not collect all 13 titles in the Katie series.


Author & Illustrator: James Mayhew

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Orchard Books

ISBN: 9781408332405

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