A fabulous gift book to delight Katie Morag fans, this bumper collection - now with a gorgeous new look
- contains three stories, along with sea-shanties, recipes, and other island gems.
Welcome to the Island of Struay, home of one of the best-loved characters in children's books - Katie Morag McColl!
This lavish book is packed with brand-new stories and poems featuring favourite characters from Katie Morag's island home. Whether she's trying to keep the secret of Baking Day from her little brothe Liam, befriending a baby seal with the Holiday Children, or even smoothing out troubles between her two very different grannies, Katie Morag is always at the heart of this island and its special way of life.Author Profile
Mairi Hedderwick was born in Gourock, Scotland. At seventeen she took a job as a motherís help on the Isle of Coll in the Hebrides, beginning a life-long love affair with islands and their small communities. Her children were brought up there and now some of her grandchildren. Mairiís island world is delightfully reflected in the imaginary island of Struay where Katie Morag and her family live. As well as creating childrenís books Mairi writes and illustrates travel books for adults. She spends a lot of time visiting schools and is always accompanied by Katie Moragís teddy, which travels with her in a black bag.Reviews