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My First Scottish Animals

Kate McLelland

£5.99

Range: Wee Kelpies Board book 12 pages colour illustrations 198 x 168 mm ISBN: 9781782502517 Publication date: 17 March 2016
Genres: Animals, Early Learning Ideal for ages: 1, 2 and 3

How cheeky is the red squirrel? How proud is the puffin? How cute is the Shetland pony?

Your wee ones will love making friends with their favourite Scottish animals. Meet the clever Border collie puppy, the sleepy grey seal and the hairy Highland cow in Scotland’s countryside.

This bright board book is packed with lively images and simple, clear words. The chunky format and hardwearing pages are perfect for wee hands.

Reviews

'These are perfect first word primers for Scottish bairns packed full of lovely Scottish characters, scenes and creatures.'
-- BookBairn blog

'Kate McLelland's choice of unique Scottish animals and colorful illustrations are simple and very visually satisfying. By including the Highland cattle, red squirrel and puffin, she connects to Scottish heritage and brings these specifically situated animals... alive, along with more universal animals.'
-- Diane Neylon, Youth Services Book Review

My First Scottish Animals

Illustrator

Kate McLelland is an accomplished illustrator and printmaker. She trained in illustration at Edinburgh College of Art. She is the illustrator of bestselling picture book There Was A Wee Lassie Who Swallowed A Midgie and the much-loved My First Scottish board book series, which includes…

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