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Wee Granny’s Magic Bag and the Pirates

Elizabeth McKay
Maria Bogade


Range: Picture Kelpies Paperback 32 pages colour illustrations 254 x 210 mm ISBN: 9781782504757 Publication date: 17th May 2018
Genre: Humour Ideal for ages: 3, 4, 5 and 6
Wee Granny and the children are going on holiday but. . .

Shiver me timbers! There be pirates ahead!

Does Wee Granny have something in her magic bag to help find the buried treasure?


'[A] rollicking tale of adventure, magic, pirates, and one extraordinary small tartan bag!... I really enjoyed this book, dripping as it is with imagination and adventure. There is much to be said for a wholesome tale like this and I will be keeping an eye out for the further adventures of Wee Granny.'
-- Early Years Educator Magazine

'This book has everything a child who loves stories could ask for - loveable characters, packed with adventure and excitement and... pirates! The story is gloriously heartwarming and thrilling and is sure to keep little ones entertained from beginning to end.'
-- Delightful Book Reviews

Praise for Wee Granny and the Ceilidh:

'Maw Broon meets Mary Poppins in this cheerful story for young readers.'
-- School Library Association

Praise for Wee Granny's Magic Bag:

'A simple, affectionate story that will undoubtedly meet with demands for repeat readings -- Scottish brogue required.'
-- Booklist Online (USA)

Wee Granny's Magic Bag and the Pirates


Elizabeth McKay is from Dalry in Ayrshire, Scotland. She has had around 300 stories and articles published. She works part time at a day-centre for adults with learning disabilities. Having seven nieces and nephews (and now great nieces and nephews) has provided her with the…

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Maria Bogade studied Audiovisual Media at the University of Stuttgart before starting work as a 3D animation artist. She worked mainly for Studio Soi on award-winning projects like The Gruffalo. Her passion for creating her own unique images, characters and environments led her towards illustration….

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