No Such Thing as Nessie! A Loch Ness Monster Adventure by Chani McBain
  

No Such Thing as Nessie! A Loch Ness Monster Adventure

Written by Chani McBain
Illustrated by Kirsteen Harris-Jones
Part of the Picture Kelpies Series

RRP £5.99

Synopsis

No Such Thing as Nessie! A Loch Ness Monster Adventure by Chani McBain

Finlay is going on a Nessie hunt. While visiting his Gran, who lives beside Loch Ness, Finlay is determined to get proof that Nessie, the famous Loch Ness Monster, really does exist. Finlay's Gran might believe him but his big sister Sarah keeps telling him there's no such thing. Until they spot a monster-ish shape under the water ...There's no such thing as Nessie: is there? Travel to the shores of Loch Ness with Kirsteen Harris-Jones's bright, playful illustrations of the Scottish landscape accompanied by Chani McBain's fun monster-hunting story.

Reviews

This is a sweet little book with great playful illustrations of the Scottish landscape and Nessie shaped things. It made for some interesting discussions with my children on whether you can believe in things that you have not seen and of course they now want to go on a Loch Ness Monster hunt! -- Bookbabblers blog 'No Such Thing As Nessie is a wonderful story that is bound to bring joy to all readers - especially those who want to believe in the Loch Ness Monster.

About the Author

Chani McBain was brought up in Renfrewshire and moved to Glasgow to study at the University of Strathclyde. She now lives in Edinburgh where she works in publishing. She is the author of Ginger Nut (Picture Kelpies). Kirsteen Harris-Jones completed a BA in children's illustration for publishing, and has worked in advertising, graphic design and animation. She's now a freelance artist living in Shropshire with her husband and three children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Chani McBain
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Publisher

Kelpies an imprint of Floris Books
www.florisbooks.co.uk

Publication date

5th March 2013

ISBN

9780863159534

Publisher Profile

Kelpies an imprint of Floris Books is an imprint of Kelpies

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Kelpies Books celebrate quality children’s books with brilliant authors, engaging stories and a Scottish twist! They create books that capture children’s imaginations at all ages. Under 6s will have loads of fun with Kelpies picture books, 9 to 12-year-olds will be whisked away by Kelpies and young teens will be gripped by KelpiesTeen novels.

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