More Katie Morag Island Stories by Mairi Hedderwick
  

More Katie Morag Island Stories

Written by Mairi Hedderwick
Illustrated by
Part of the Katie Morag Series

Synopsis

More Katie Morag Island Stories by Mairi Hedderwick

Welcome to the Island of Struay, home of one of the best-loved characters in children's books and as seen on TV - Katie Morag McColl! Katie Morag is back again! Whether she is getting excited about the new pier, trying to cheer up Grannie Island in time for Granma Mainland's big day, singing naughty songs at the Grand Concert or solving riddles to get back in everyone's good books, Katie Morag is always up to something! This beautiful gift book brings together four more exciting Katie Morag adventures, and is a perfect companion volume to Katie Morag's Island Stories.

Reviews

The tales are crisply told and vividly worked, celebrating simple family values against their beautiful Scottish background * West Sussex Gazette * This book nicely bridges the gap between 'look and point

. . . The drawings are very attractive * Belfast Telegraph * A welcome reminder that Mairi Hedderwick is both a captivating storyteller and a talented artist * Scots Magazine *

About the Author

Mairi Hedderwick
Mairi Hedderwick was born in Gourock, Scotland. At seventeen she took a job as a mother’s help on the Isle of Coll in the Hebrides, beginning a life-long love affair with islands and their small communities. Her children were brought up there and now some of her grandchildren. From being Grannie Island she has now moved on to being Granma Mainland, but her heart is always on the island. Mairi’s island world is delightfully reflected in the imaginary island of Struay where Katie Morag and her family live. As well as creating children’s books Mairi writes and illustrates travel books for adults. She spends a lot of time visiting schools and is always accompanied by Katie Morag’s teddy, which travels with her in a black bag.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
112 pages

Author

Mairi Hedderwick
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Publisher

Red Fox Picture Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

29th April 2010

ISBN

9781849410908


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