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Kathleen Fidler

  • 5 stars across 11 books
    Kathleen Fidler was the author of over eighty books for children, many of which were broadcast on BBC Radio Children's Hour and Schools programmes. She had a long-standing affection for Scotland. The Fidler Award stands as a memorial to her deep interest in children and writers. She died in 1980.
    19th April 2018

    Haki the Shetland Pony

    Adam and his Shetland pony Haki have been inseparable. Haki is clever and brave and Adam soon trains him to do things ot... More

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    24th May 2007

    Flash the Sheep Dog

    Tom Stokes is an orphan. His sister is going to America to get married, but where can he go? They remember an uncle and ... More

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    1st January 1968

    Haki the Shetland Pony

    Born on a croft in the Shetland Islands, Haki is a beautiful Shetland pony and is his owner's pride and joy. But there i... More

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    15th March 2012

    The Boy with the Bronze Axe

    Kathleen Fidler's classic story is set in the ancient Stone Age village of Skara Brae on Orkney. This is a fascinating a... More

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    1st October 2003

    Turk the Border Collie

    After the death of his master, Turk is sent to a faraway farm to finish his sheep-dog training. But his longing for 'Old... More

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    15th March 2012

    The Desperate Journey

    Ten-year-old twins Kirsty and David Murray love their crofting life in the north of Scotland. They collect shellfish, mi... More

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    1st March 2002

    The Desperate Journey

    The Desperate Journey tells the story of the Highland Clearances as they affect one small family. The Murrays are forced... More

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    19th April 2018

    Flash the Sheep Dog

    Orphan Tom has been sent to live in the Scottish Borders with an uncle and aunt he's never met. But a remote sheep farm... More

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      Haki the Shetland Pony

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      This was a lovely book about Adam and his Shetland Pony, Haki.  I loved that it is based in Scotland and I knew the places they were talking about and...

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