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Mairi Hedderwick

  • 4 stars across 10 books
    Author and cartoonist Ros Asquith is the illustrator behind the bestselling Big Book of Feelings and a huge number of fiction titles. Her work also appears regularly in the Guardian.
    27th August 2014

    The Bad Trousers

    A charming birthday story about one boy and his Granny's awful knitting, with artwork by Katie Morag creator Mairi Hedde... More

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    4th February 2010

    Katie Morag And The Grand Concert

    Welcome to the Island of Struay, home of one of the best-loved characters in children's books and as seen on TV - Kati... More

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    26th February 2004

    Hamish and the Fairy Gifts

    Hamish laughs when his old mother talks about the Wee Folk and all their mischief-making. Until, that is, his baby son d... More

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    1st June 2002

    Janet Reachfar and Chickabird

    'We'll have to kill it,' said Tom sadly. 'The flock won't like it, and neither will Herself.' Janet felt terrible. She... More

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    1st July 2002

    Herself and Janet Reachfar

    George and Tom, who worked on the farm called 'Reachfar', were Janet's greatest friends. 'Herself' was what they called ... More

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    15th July 2015

    The Adventures of Hamish and Mirren: Magical Scottish Stories for Children

    Hamish and Mirren live in a quiet farmhouse by a beautiful loch in Scotland. Quiet, that is, except for the talking sea ... More

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    5th March 2015

    The Big Fib

    A charming story set on a Scottish island about one boy and a fib that gets out of control...Robbie's been spending lots... More

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    1st December 1992

    Venus Peter Saves the Whale

    On the shore of a small Scottish fishing village, the great whale Joshua lies beached and waiting for help. When the sea... More

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    30th September 2004

    Hamish and the Wee Witch

    Hamish and Mirren live in a quiet farmhouse by a beautiful loch in Scotland. In these six tales, they encounter a talkin... More

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    15th June 2018

    The Old Woman Who Lived in a Vinegar Bottle

    The old woman is happy living in her old vinegar bottle house by a loch, until one day she saves a charming fish prince ... More

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