My First Scottish Things That Go by Kate McLelland
  

My First Scottish Things That Go

Written by Kate McLelland
Illustrated by Kate McLelland
Part of the Wee Kelpies Series

RRP £5.99

Synopsis

My First Scottish Things That Go by Kate McLelland

Can you spot a tractor on the croft, a tram on Edinburgh's cobbled streets and a train in the Highlands? Your wee ones will find lots of vehicles to spot, name and talk about -- a boat, a train, a tractor, a car, a tram and even a helicopter -- in Scotland's streets and countryside. This bright board book is packed with lively images and simple, clear words to help your children build their vocabulary. The chunky format and hard-wearing pages are perfect for wee hands.

Reviews

'... an introduction to modes of transport in a cleverly designed Scottish landscape. I particularly like the Edinburgh tram and the Search and Rescue helicopter hovering above a snowy mountain top. The small board book format makes it ideal for young hands still learning to manipulate and sturdy enough to withstand their attempts. Kate McLelland's illustrations are bold and bright, simple but with enough to keep the interest and attention of wee bairns!'

About the Author

Kate McLelland grew up in the North East of England and now lives in Edinbrugh. She has a BA Hons in Theatre Design and an MFA in Illustration with Distinction from Edinburgh College of Art. Soot was a piece for her final degree show and was highly commended for the Macmillan Prize for Illustration. Kate is a keen printmaker and has been commissioned by several magazines.

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Book Info

Format

Board book
12 pages

Author

Kate McLelland
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Publisher

Kelpies an imprint of Floris Books

Publication date

11th March 2015

ISBN

9781782501831

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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