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An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures

Theresa Breslin
Kate Leiper


Range: Story Books and Anthologies Hardback 192 pages colour illustrations 278 x 216 mm ISBN: 9781782501954 Publication date: 20th August 2015
Genres: Fantasy, Traditional stories Theme: Scottish Folklore Ideal for ages: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12
Giants, witches, selkies, faeries, a
great winged beast and the Loch Ness Monster…

Carnegie Medal-winning author Theresa Breslin brings to life the mythical creatures of Scottish folklore in this stunning collection of classic tales, beautifully illustrated by artist Kate Leiper.

Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures


Theresa Breslin OBE is a multi-award-winning author of over 50 books for children and young adults. Her work has been filmed for television, adapted for stage, broadcast on radio, translated world-wide and won many literary prizes, including the Carnegie Medal. She lives near Glasgow, Scotland…

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Kate Leiper is an artist and illustrator based in Edinburgh. She studied at Gray’s School of Art in Aberdeen and her work has been exhibited in galleries from London to the north of Scotland. The Scottish Storytelling Centre and the Royal Lyceum Theatre have commissioned…

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