Mysterious selkies, bad-tempered giants, devious fairies and even Loch Ness’s most famous resident — these are the mythical beasts of Scottish folklore. In the highly anticipated companion volume to the much-loved An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales, award-winning children’s author Theresa Breslin brings together a stunning collection of tales from across Scotland. Alternately humorous, poignant and thrilling, each story is brought to life with exquisite illustrations by Scottish fine artist Kate Leiper. A wonderful gift, this is a truly stunning book to be treasured for a lifetime and will be enjoyed by parents and grandparents as well as children.
An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Castle Legends
by Theresa Breslin, Kate Leiper (An Illustrated Treasury series)
‘A glorious collection of traditional stories. The perfect gift’ – Vivian French
‘The illustrations are mesmerising…simply stunning’ – Catherine Rayner
Suitable for ages 8+.
Hardback: 173 pages
Publisher: Floris Books, 2019