The Little Black Sheep by Elizabeth Shaw


The Little Black Sheep by Elizabeth Shaw

This charming book tells the adventures of an outcast little black sheep - how he saved the whole flock in a snowstorm and gave the shepherd a bright idea. That put the bossy sheepdog in its place! Fine line drawings illustrate that simple and memorable story. Pandas are for 5-6 years - exciting stories with lots of illustration and simple text ideal for beginner readers.

About the Author

Elizabeth Shaw was born in Belfast and lived most of her life in Berlin, where she moved after the Second World War. Well-known as an artist, she wrote and illustrated 23 books for children, many of which have been translated into several languages. Her website (currently in German) is

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Book Info


64 pages
Interest Age: From 4


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Publication date

1st September 1995



Publisher Profile

O'Brien Press Ltd is an imprint of O'Brien


The O'Brien Press is Ireland's leading general publisher of both adult and children's books. Our list covers a huge range, including biography, humour, photography, history, art, fiction, politics, cookery, sport, music, memoir, true crime and travel and we are constantly expanding into new and exciting areas.

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