An Interview with Lindsay Galvin - author of MY FRIEND THE OCTOPUS!

Posted by Jazz on Tuesday May 31st, 2022

The release of MY FRIEND THE OCTOPUS is just around the corner ...


My Friend the Octopus

England, 1893, and aquarium fever is at its height.

Twelve-year-old Vinnie Fyfe works in the tea-shop at Brighton aquarium, and waits for her milliner mother to return from Paris.

The arrival of a giant octopus changes her life for ever. Discovering a talent for art, Vinnie begins to draw the extraordinary beast.

She soon realises she can communicate with the octopus through colour and – as a gripping mystery begins to unfold – discovers what true courage really means …