An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures


by Theresa Breslin, Kate Leiper (An Illustrated Treasury series)

‘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

Suitable for ages 8+.

Hardback: 192 pages

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

Language: English

1 in stock

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.

Additional information

Dimensions 22.3 × 1.9 × 28.4 cm

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