Traditional Scottish Tales: The Treasure of the Loch Ness Monster

£6.99

by Lari Don, illustrated by Nataša Ilinčić (Traditional Scottish Tales series)

‘As a seasoned storyteller, Lari’s writing is whimsical and has a wonderful quality to read aloud – you feel like a true storyteller yourself when weaving her carefully spun words. And the illustrations are a beautiful depiction of what makes Scotland great – mystery, beauty and magic!’ – book blogger, BookBairn

Paperback: 32 pages

Publisher: Kelpies, an imprint of Floris Books, 2018

Language: English

‘Don’t you remember the old story? About two doors hidden in the rock? Behind one door there’s a room full of poison, behind the other there’s a room full of treasure!’

‘That’s just a story. It’s not real. It’s no more real than the big green monster our great-grandpa thought he saw in the loch when he was wee.’

Ishbel and Kenneth’s family are poor and hungry, so when the children remember an old local tale about treasure under Urquhart Castle, they set off in a rowing boat across Loch Ness.

But, the loch may be hiding its own secrets. There’s another ancient story about a giant green monster living in the depths…

This timeless tale of Scotland’s most famous monster, atmospherically brought to life by Nataša Ilinčić’s stunning illustrations, is destined to become a classic.

Suitable for ages 4-7.

Additional information

Dimensions 21.9 x 0.4 x 29.4 cm

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