Isla and Pickle

Best Friends

Kate McLelland

Price:
£5.99
Availability:
Available to buy

Quick Look

  • Meet best friends Isla and Pickle (the cheeky miniature Shetland pony)
  • Can Isla convince Dad that Pickle should be her pet? Not if he won't stop eating Dad's flowers!
  • The first in a new series about a feisty little girl and her pet Shetland pony, who live on a Scottish island
  • Full of fun and mischief with bright, humourous illustrations
  • From the illustrator of There Was a Wee Lassie Who Swallowed a Midgie

Isla and Pickle, the adorable miniature Shetland pony, are best friends. Can Isla convince Dad Pickle should be her pet? The first adventure for the cheeky pair who live on a Scottish island. Full of fun and mischief with bright, humourous illustrations.

Format:
paperback
Size:
230 x 240 mm
Publisher:
Floris Books
Subject:
Picture Kelpies
Illustrations:
colour illustrations
Age Range:
From 2 to 5 years
Extent:
24 pages
ISBN:
9781782504214
Publication date:
22 Jun 2017
Series:
Picture Kelpies

Description

Isla LOVES Pickle, the adorable miniature Shetland pony who lives in her neighbour's field. The best friends have loads of fun together. They play and ride all over the island: dressing up, splashing in the sea and sharing snacks. But sometimes the mischievous pair get into a bit of trouble -- Pickle loves to sneak out to visit Isla and thinks Dad's flowers are yummy!

When Dad asks if Isla would like a pet, she knows exactly which animal she wants. But can Isla convince her dad that cheeky Pickle should come and live with them?

The first in a new series about a feisty little girl and her pet Shetland pony, who live on a Scottish island. Wee ones will giggle their way through Isla and Pickle's light-hearted adventures. There Was a Wee Lassie Who Swallowed a Midgie illustrator Kate McLelland brings the lovable pair to life in bright, humorous illustrations.

Reviews

Praise for Kate McLelland's illustration:

'Kate McLelland’s colorful illustrations are simple and very visually satisfying.’
-- Youth Services Book Review

‘Kate McLelland’s illustrations are bold and bright, simple but with enough to keep the interest and attention of wee bairns!'
– Scotsman

Author

Kate McLelland is an accomplished illustrator and printmaker. She trained in illustration at Edinburgh College of Art. She is the illustrator of bestselling picture book There Was a Wee Lassie Who Swallowed a Midgie and the My First Scottish board book collection.

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