My First Shetland Pony

Illustrated by Melanie Mitchell

Available to buy

Quick Look

  • The unique novelty Shetland pony shape makes this board book extra fun for little readers
  • Bright, colourful illustrations full of fun-to-spot details, from the illustrator of Three Craws, My First Nessie and My First Highland Cow
  • Adults and children alike will giggle along at Rosie the pony's likes and dislikes
  • Sturdy, durable construction to withstand toddler play time
  • A perfect gift for pony-loving children from Scotland and beyond

This bright, fun Shetland pony-shaped board book introduces very young children to Scotland's famous cheeky wee ponies. A companion to My First Nessie and My First Highland Cow.

board book
175 x 190 mm
Floris Books
Wee Kelpies
colour illustrations
Age Range:
From 1 to 3 years
14 pages
Publication date:
15 Feb 2024
Wee Kelpies


Meet Rosie the Shetland pony in this unique novelty shaped board book!

Rosie likes splashing and showjumping, but she does not like loud noises. Rosie likes hugs, but she does not like tangles in her mane. And Rosie LOVES her friends!

Young ones will enjoy spending time with a sweet Shetland pony in this colourful and sturdy board book, which is full of bright and dynamic illustrations and lots of fun details to spot.


Melanie Mitchell is the illustrator of more than 25 children's books including Three Craws: A Lift-the-Flap Scottish Rhyme, My First Nessie, My First Highland Cow and My First Shetland Pony. She lives in Wales with her partner and children.

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