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An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Castle Legends

Theresa Breslin
Kate Leiper


Range: Story Books and Anthologies Hardback 176 pages colour illustrations 278 x 216 mm ISBN: 9781782505952 Publication date: 18th July 2019
Genres: Fantasy, Traditional stories Theme: Scottish Folklore Ideal for ages: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12
Explore secret passages beneath Edinburgh Castle, search for the mysterious monster of Glamis, joust with knights at Stirling Castle and swim with the selkie of Eilean Donan. This is a sumptuous collection of tales from the ancient castles of Scotland, created by Carnegie Medal-winning childrenÂ’s author Theresa Breslin and Kate Greenaway Medal-longlisted artist Kate Leiper.
Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Castle Legends


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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