Katie's Zoo A Day Oot for Wee Folk by James Robertson

Katie's Zoo A Day Oot for Wee Folk

Written by James Robertson
Illustrated by Karen Sutherland
Part of the Katie Series


Katie's Zoo A Day Oot for Wee Folk by James Robertson

Katie's Zoo is the sixth in the Katie -series, following the bestselling success of Katie's Coo , Katie's Moose , Katie's Ferm , Katie's Beasties and Katie's Year . In this new book, Katie spends a day at the zoo, meeting some of the bonnie, braw animals and birds that stay there, among them the tiger 'in his strippit coat', the koalas with 'hairy lugs', and an array of bright and beautiful birds and reptiles. But Katie's favourite animals are kept till last...Who could that be bringing up the rear of the penguin parade? Each Katie book is slightly different, and in this one the story is told in short, easy sentences containing simple Scots words. Katie is as cheery and inquisitive as ever, and there are lots of things to look at and point to in Karen Sutherland's wonderful illustrations. Katie's Zoo should prove just as popular as its predecessors.

About the Author

James Robertson and Matthew Fitt have written numerous books together in Scots, including Blethertoun Braes, King o the Midden, A Wee Book of Fairy Tales and A Moose in the Hoose. Karen Sutherland is an award-winning artist who is also the illustrator of Animal ABC, A Moose in the Hoose and Eck the Bee as well as the other Katie books.

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Book Info


Board book
18 pages


James Robertson
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Itchy Coo an imprint of Black and White Publishing

Publication date

1st February 2010



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