Scottish Childrens Fiction

Scotland is blessed with some fine children's authors who have created some well loved characters, from Maisie the Cat, Katie Morag, to Cy and his Dream-master.


Book cover for A Homecoming for Kezzie A Homecoming for Kezzie

Theresa Breslin


A Walk with Grannie

Mairi Hedderwick


Book cover for Across the Roman Wall Across the Roman Wall

Theresa Breslin

Two young people trying to survive in 4th century Roman Britain.


Book cover for Akimbo and the Snakes Akimbo and the Snakes

Alexander McCall Smith


Bodyparts

Theresa Breslin


Clan MacBleat

Alison Mary Fitt


Clan MacScotch

Alison Mary Fitt


Clan MacWee

Alison Mary Fitt


Clan Mingin

Alison Mary Fitt


Book cover for Collected Grimm Tales Collected Grimm Tales

Carol Ann Duffy


Danger by Gaslight

Eileen Ramsay


Book cover for Death or Glory Boys Death or Glory Boys

Theresa Breslin


Book cover for Different Directions Different Directions

Theresa Breslin


Book cover for Divided City Divided City

Theresa Breslin

Two talented young footballers become friends across the divisions of Glasgow's religious background.


Dream Master Gladiator

Theresa Breslin


Book cover for Dream Master Nightmare! Dream Master Nightmare!

Theresa Breslin


Book cover for Katie Morag and the New Pier Katie Morag and the New Pier

Mairi Hedderwick

A new pier is being built on Struay and everyone, especially Katie Morag, is very excited.


Book cover for Katie Morag and the Tiresome Ted Katie Morag and the Tiresome Ted

Mairi Hedderwick

Katie Morag is mightily put out when her baby sister is born and grabs the limelight.


Book cover for Katie Morag of Course Katie Morag of Course

Mairi Hedderwick

Containing three stories - Saturday Sweets, The Pony and the Hamster, and The Camping Holiday.


Book cover for Kezzie Kezzie

Theresa Breslin

A teenage girl's trans-Atlantic journey to rescue her sister in the 1930s.


Missing

Theresa Breslin


Mutant

Theresa Breslin


Book cover for Nostradamus Prophecy Nostradamus Prophecy

Theresa Breslin

An exciting novel based around the life of the legendary soothsayer Michel Nostradamus.


Oh No, Peedie Peebles...!

Mairi Hedderwick


Prisoner in Alcatraz

Theresa Breslin


Book cover for Prisoner of the Inquisition Prisoner of the Inquisition

Theresa Breslin

Dramatic and exciting novel featuring the Spanish Inquisition and Christopher Columbus as secondary characters.


Book cover for Remembrance Remembrance

Theresa Breslin

Social position, duty and love are all thrown into turmoil in wartime, and the young people of Stratharden find their world changed forever by World War I.


Rosie's Wish

Isla Dewar


Book cover for Saskia's Journey Saskia's Journey

Theresa Breslin

A teenage girl's visit to her great-aunt triggers the return of long forgotten memories and the beginning of the unravelling of a family secret.


Six Lives of Fankle the Cat

George Mackay Brown


The Bursting Balloons Mystery

Alexander McCall Smith


Book cover for The Dream Master The Dream Master

Theresa Breslin

The first book in a series of adventures about a boy who can control his dreams


The Eejits

Roald Dahl


The Gift

Carol Ann Duffy


Book cover for The Hat The Hat

Carol Ann Duffy


Book cover for The Lost Happy Endings The Lost Happy Endings

Carol Ann Duffy


Book cover for The Medici Seal The Medici Seal

Theresa Breslin

The dramatic world of Leonardo DaVinci through the eyes of a young boy called Matteo.


The Utterly Otterleys

Mairi Hedderwick


Book cover for Whispers in the Graveyard Whispers in the Graveyard

Theresa Breslin

How can you fight evil forces when you are angry at the world and yourself?


 

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