Saku Heinänen


Saku Heinänen is an illustrator, type designer, and former professor of graphic design at Aalto University. He creates light and shadow in his illustrations with skillful use of black ink. He has written and illustrated two praised children’s novels, Zaida and the Snow Angel (Finlandia Junior nominee 2014) and Zaida and the Thunderbolts (Arvid Lydecken nominee 2015).

Bibliography


Saku Heinänen

Zaida and the Snow Angel

2014, Middle-Grade


Saku Heinänen

Zaida and the Summer Lightning

2015, Middle-Grade


Saku Heinänen

Zaida and the Fellow Combatant

2017, Middle-Grade

Illustrated books


Salla Simukka

Sisterland

2016, Middle-Grade