An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures


by Theresa Breslin, Kate Leiper

‘Captivating and beautifully told’ – Julia Donaldson

‘A harmonious braiding of pitch-perfect storytelling with illustrations of breathtaking elegance and integrity. Every home should have at least one copy’ – Debi Gliori

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.

(Suitable for ages 8+.)

Hardback: 192 pages

Publisher: Floris Books, 2015 (new edit. 2016)

Language: English

Product Dimensions: 22.3 x 2.7 x 28.4 cm

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