Kelpies

The Kelpies are a highly-respected and much-loved range of children's novels set in Scotland and suitable for 8 to 12 year olds. The Kelpies range includes classic children's novels by Kathleen Fidler and award-winning contemporary children's fiction by Lari Don. Our complimentary Young Kelpies range has books suitable for 6 to 9 year olds.

For more about our Kelpies ranges, including teacher resources, author interviews and our blog, visit our Discover Kelpies website. You can also like our DiscoverKelpies Facebook page and follow @DiscoverKelpies on Twitter.

The Fabled Beast Chronicles by Lari Don
The Accidental Time Traveller

The Accidental Time Traveller

Janis Mackay
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Agatha Black is from 1812, and Saul needs to find a way to get her back there. With new friend Agnes, can he work out how to make time travel happen?... Read more

The Accidental Time Traveller

The Accidental Time Traveller

Janis Mackay
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Agatha Black is from 1812, and Saul needs to find a way to get her back there. With new friend Agnes, can he work out how to make time travel happen?... Read more

Artie Conan Doyle and the Gravediggers' Club

Artie Conan Doyle and the Gravediggers' Club

Robert J. Harris
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Before the world meets Sherlock Homes, twelve-year-old Artie Conan Doyle has his own mysteries to solve. Will Artie survive encounters with graveyards, hounds a... Read more

Artie Conan Doyle and the Gravediggers' Club

Artie Conan Doyle and the Gravediggers' Club

Robert J. Harris
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Before the world meets Sherlock Homes, twelve-year-old Artie Conan Doyle has his own mysteries to solve. Will Artie survive encounters with graveyards, hounds a... Read more

The Attack and Revenge of the Giant Robot Chickens: 2 Books in 1

The Attack and Revenge of the Giant Robot Chickens: 2 Books in 1

Alex McCall
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Action, lasers, exploding eggs and chicken jokes aplenty -- can a group of teenage friends really stop an army of giant robot chickens from achie... Read more

Attack of the Giant Robot Chickens

Attack of the Giant Robot Chickens

Alex McCall
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Why did the chicken cross the road? TO TAKE OVER THE WORLD!!! Jesse and his friends hatch a master plan… but can a gang of kids REALLY defeat an army of angry robot chi... Read more

Attack of the Giant Robot Chickens

Attack of the Giant Robot Chickens

Alex McCall
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Why did the chicken cross the road? TO TAKE OVER THE WORLD!!! Jesse and his friends hatch a master plan… but can a gang of kids REALLY defeat an army of angry robot chi... Read more

The Awkward Autumn of Lily Mclean

The Awkward Autumn of Lily Mclean

Lindsay Littleson
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Lily's starting high school and the last thing she wants is to start up that weird psychic stuff again. But with friend dramas and a troublemaking big sister it might be ... Read more

The Awkward Autumn of Lily Mclean

The Awkward Autumn of Lily Mclean

Lindsay Littleson
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Lily's starting high school and the last thing she wants is to start up that weird psychic stuff again. But with friend dramas and a troublemaking big sister it might be ... Read more

The Beginner's Guide to Curses

The Beginner's Guide to Curses

Lari Don
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The first book in a new fantasy trilogy by the award-winning author of The Fabled Beasts Chronicles.... Read more

The Beginner's Guide to Curses

The Beginner's Guide to Curses

Lari Don
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The first book in a new fantasy trilogy by the award-winning author of The Fabled Beasts Chronicles.... Read more

Black Tide

Black Tide

Caroline Clough
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Toby must undertake a perilous mission across a post-apocalyptic Scotland to find his kidnapped dad and sister. The sequel to Red Fever.... Read more

Black Tide

Black Tide

Caroline Clough
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Toby must undertake a perilous mission across a post-apocalyptic Scotland to find his kidnapped dad and sister. The sequel to Red Fever.... Read more

The Blitz Next Door

The Blitz Next Door

Cathy Forde
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Pete's new house in Clydebank near Glasgow would be fine if it wasn't for the girl next door crying all the time. Except, there is no house next door. A vivid adventure story based on the Cl... Read more

The Blitz Next Door

The Blitz Next Door

Cathy Forde
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Pete's new house in Clydebank near Glasgow would be fine if it wasn't for the girl next door crying all the time. Except, there is no house next door. A vivid adventure story based on the Cl... Read more

The Boy with the Bronze Axe

The Boy with the Bronze Axe

Kathleen Fidler
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Set in the Stone Age village of Skara Brae on Orkney. A strange boy arrives in the village with a sharp axe of a type never seen before. Conflict soon arises, and a deadly storm ... Read more

Breaker

Breaker

Annemarie Allan
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A stormy seaside adventure set in North Berwick, complete with an eccentric inventor and a looming environmental catastrophe.... Read more

Catscape

Catscape

Mike Nicholson
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Winner of the Kelpies Prize. When Fergus and Murdo set out to test their detective skills, a funny adventure ensues. Set in Edinburgh.... Read more

Catscape

Catscape

Mike Nicholson
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Winner of the Kelpies Prize. When Fergus and Murdo set out to test their detective skills, a funny adventure ensues. Set in Edinburgh.... Read more

Chaos Clock

Chaos Clock

Gill Arbuthnott
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Set in contemporary Edinburgh, 11-year-old David and Kate become embroiled in a battle between the Lords of Chaos and the Guardians of Time, to control time itself.... Read more

Chaos Clock

Chaos Clock

Gill Arbuthnott
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Set in contemporary Edinburgh, 11-year-old David and Kate become embroiled in a battle between the Lords of Chaos and the Guardians of Time, to control time itself.... Read more

Chaos Clock & Chaos Quest: 2 Books in 1

Chaos Clock & Chaos Quest: 2 Books in 1

Gill Arbuthnott
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Time won't stand still. It's being blown apart. Best friends Kate and David are no ordinary kids. They are keys: powerful controllers of time. Can they help win t... Read more

Chaos Quest

Chaos Quest

Gill Arbuthnott
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Kate and David find themselves involved in a race to prevent the Lords of Chaos from tricking the Stardreamer into loosing her power.... Read more

Chaos Quest

Chaos Quest

Gill Arbuthnott
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Kate and David find themselves involved in a race to prevent the Lords of Chaos from tricking the Stardreamer into loosing her power.... Read more

Chill

Chill

Alex Nye
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Scottish Children's Book Award winner. Trapped in a snow storm, Fiona and Samuel face a ghostly presence and a family curse.... Read more

Chill

Chill

Alex Nye
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Scottish Children's Book Award winner. Trapped in a snow storm, Fiona and Samuel face a ghostly presence and a family curse.... Read more

Chill & Shiver: 2 Books in 1

Chill & Shiver: 2 Books in 1

Alex Nye
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Eerie footsteps, a scream in the night and a hidden staircase to nowhere: you won't want to read these two bone-chilling tales in the dark! Can the Morton children discover their ... Read more

The Coming of the Unicorn: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

The Coming of the Unicorn: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

Duncan Williamson; Edited by Linda Williamson
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A wonderful collection of traditional Scottish stories for children, full of animals and ogres, kings and broonies, ... Read more

The Coming of the Unicorn: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

The Coming of the Unicorn: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

Duncan Williamson; Edited by Linda Williamson
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A wonderful collection of traditional Scottish stories for children, full of animals and ogres, kings and broonies, ... Read more

Heal centaurs, fly on dragons and defeat minotaurs in the complete The Fabled Beast Chronicles, an exciting ... Read more

Dark Spell

Dark Spell

Gill Arbuthnott
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15-year-old Callie Hall has found out she's a witch. Can she control her power long enough to turn back the darkness, and rescue her relationship with Josh?... Read more

Dark Spell

Dark Spell

Gill Arbuthnott
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15-year-old Callie Hall has found out she's a witch. Can she control her power long enough to turn back the darkness, and rescue her relationship with Josh?... Read more

The Day the World Went Loki

The Day the World Went Loki

Robert J. Harris
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Lewis and Greg have accidentally turned their mum into a troll, and the town of St Andrews into a fantasy world. Can they change it back before Loki, Norse god of mischief, take... Read more

The Day the World Went Loki

The Day the World Went Loki

Robert J. Harris
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Lewis and Greg have accidentally turned their mum into a troll, and the town of St Andrews into a fantasy world. Can they change it back before Loki, Norse god of mischief, take... Read more

Demons, Dragons, Monsters and Mayhem: Try 4 Kelpies Books for FREE

Demons, Dragons, Monsters and Mayhem: Try 4 Kelpies Books for FREE

Lari Don, Roy Gill, Daniela Sacerdoti and Alette Willis
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The Desperate Journey

The Desperate Journey

Kathleen Fidler
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Ten-year-old twins Kirsty and David Murray are forced to leave their croft in the north of Scotland. How will they manage in Glasgow, and will they survive a dangerous Atlantic crossin... Read more

The Desperate Journey

The Desperate Journey

Kathleen Fidler
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Ten-year-old twins Kirsty and David Murray are forced to leave their croft in the north of Scotland. How will they manage in Glasgow, and will they survive a dangerous Atlantic crossin... Read more

Dragon Seeker

Dragon Seeker

Anne Forbes
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The final installment in the thrilling Dragonfire series finds Neil and Clara joining forces with witches, wolf people, MacArthurs and magicians to stop the Dragon Seeker, Lord Jezail, and his swo... Read more

Dragon Seeker

Dragon Seeker

Anne Forbes
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The final installment in the thrilling Dragonfire series finds Neil and Clara joining forces with witches, wolf people, MacArthurs and magicians to stop the Dragon Seeker, Lord Jezail, and his swo... Read more

Dragonfire

Dragonfire

Anne Forbes
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Feuding faery lords, missing whisky, magic carpets, firestones and ancient spells in the middle of Edinburgh.... Read more

Dragonfire

Dragonfire

Anne Forbes
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Feuding faery lords, missing whisky, magic carpets, firestones and ancient spells in the middle of Edinburgh.... Read more

Dragonfire Series Books 1-3: Dragonfire; The Wings of Ruksh; The Underground City

Dragonfire Series Books 1-3: Dragonfire; The Wings of Ruksh; The Underground City

Anne Forbes
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An ebook-exclusive omnibus of books 1, 2 and 3 in the popular and thrilling Dragonfire series.... Read more

The Dragonfire Series Books 4-6: Firestar; Witch Silver; Dragon Seeker

The Dragonfire Series Books 4-6: Firestar; Witch Silver; Dragon Seeker

Anne Forbes
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An ebook-exclusive omnibus of books 4, 5 and 6 in the popular and thrilling Dragonfire series.... Read more

Firestar

Firestar

Anne Forbes
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The fourth book in the Dragonfire series sees Neil and Clara on holiday near Aberdeen. Little do they know that Firestar, the heart of all magic, is under attack, and their magical friends in great dan... Read more

Firestar

Firestar

Anne Forbes
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The fourth book in the Dragonfire series sees Neil and Clara on holiday near Aberdeen. Little do they know that Firestar, the heart of all magic, is under attack, and their magical friends in great dan... Read more

First Aid for Fairies and Other Fabled Beasts

First Aid for Fairies and Other Fabled Beasts

Lari Don
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In the first book in the bestselling Fabled Beast Chronicles, an exciting four-book adventure series starring creatures from myth and legend, Helen meets the fabled be... Read more

First Aid for Fairies and Other Fabled Beasts

First Aid for Fairies and Other Fabled Beasts

Lari Don
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In the first book in the bestselling Fabled Beast Chronicles, an exciting four-book adventure series starring creatures from myth and legend, Helen meets the fabled be... Read more

The Flight of the Golden Bird: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

The Flight of the Golden Bird: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

Duncan Williamson; Edited by Linda Williamson
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A wonderful collection of traditional Scottish stories for children, full of birds, horses, princesses, magic sc... Read more

The Flight of the Golden Bird: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

The Flight of the Golden Bird: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

Duncan Williamson; Edited by Linda Williamson
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A wonderful collection of traditional Scottish stories for children, full of birds, horses, princesses, magic sc... Read more

Grimm

Grimm

Mike Nicholson
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Eleven-year-old Rory is unexpectedly invited to create a new image for the hulking grey hotel which looms over his home town. Refusal is not an option, but all is not as it seems.... Read more

Grimm

Grimm

Mike Nicholson
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Eleven-year-old Rory is unexpectedly invited to create a new image for the hulking grey hotel which looms over his home town. Refusal is not an option, but all is not as it seems.... Read more

The Hill of the Red Fox

The Hill of the Red Fox

Allan Campbell McLean
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It is the Cold War and Soviet spies are feared. Alasdair stumbles into a web of espionage on the Isle of Skye.... Read more

The Hill of the Red Fox

The Hill of the Red Fox

Allan Campbell McLean
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It is the Cold War and Soviet spies are feared. Alasdair stumbles into a web of espionage on the Isle of Skye.... Read more

How to Make a Golem (and Terrify People)

How to Make a Golem (and Terrify People)

Alette J. Willis
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The new boy at school tells 13-year-old Edda he can help her stop being afraid by building a golem -- a mud monster. A spooky story, both quirky and funny, about fa... Read more

Hox

Hox

Annemarie Allan
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Winner of the Kelpies Prize 2007. Robbie embarks on a perilous winter journey across the Trossachs and Scottish west coast as he struggles to find the truth of who he is.... Read more

Loki, Pirates and Giant Robot Chickens: Try 3 Kelpies Books for FREE

Loki, Pirates and Giant Robot Chickens: Try 3 Kelpies Books for FREE

E. B. Colin, Bob Harris and Alex McCall
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Enjoy FREE chapters from three books in our Kelpies range of fiction for 8 to 12 year olds, which are full of act... Read more

Magnus Fin and the Moonlight Mission

Magnus Fin and the Moonlight Mission

Janis Mackay
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Magnus Fin is half selkie -- part human, part seal. When he discovers his initials scratched into the rocks by the shore, he knows his selkie family need his help and an ex... Read more

Magnus Fin and the Moonlight Mission

Magnus Fin and the Moonlight Mission

Janis Mackay
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Magnus Fin is half selkie -- part human, part seal. When he discovers his initials scratched into the rocks by the shore, he knows his selkie family need his help and an ex... Read more

Magnus Fin and the Ocean Quest

Magnus Fin and the Ocean Quest

Janis Mackay
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Winner of the Kelpies Prize. Magnus discovers he is half selkie -- part seal, part human -- and must find new courage to save the ocean's creatures from an evil force.... Read more

Magnus Fin and the Ocean Quest

Magnus Fin and the Ocean Quest

Janis Mackay
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Winner of the Kelpies Prize 2009. Magnus discovers he is half selkie -- part seal, part human -- and must find new courage to save the ocean's creatures from an evil force.... Read more

Magnus Fin and the Selkie Secret

Magnus Fin and the Selkie Secret

Janis Mackay
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When a rusty metal chest is flung ashore in a storm, Magnus Fin's problems are just beginning. A thrilling underwater adventure, book 3 in the Magnus Fin series.... Read more

Magnus Fin and the Selkie Secret

Magnus Fin and the Selkie Secret

Janis Mackay
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When a rusty metal chest is flung ashore in a storm, Magnus Fin's problems are just beginning. A thrilling underwater adventure, book 3 in the Magnus Fin series.... Read more

The Magnus Fin Trilogy: Ocean Quest, Moonlight Mission and Selkie Secret

The Magnus Fin Trilogy: Ocean Quest, Moonlight Mission and Selkie Secret

Janis Mackay
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The complete Magnus Fin trilogy. On his eleventh birthday, schoolboy Magnus Fin finds out he is half-selkie -- part human, part seal -- ... Read more

Maze Running and other Magical Missions

Maze Running and other Magical Missions

Lari Don
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The Master of the Maze is back. Can Helen and the fabled beasts finally defeat him? The heart-stopping finale of the bestselling Fabled Beast Chronicles.... Read more

Maze Running and other Magical Missions

Maze Running and other Magical Missions

Lari Don
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The Master of the Maze is back. Can Helen and the fabled beasts finally defeat him? The heart-stopping finale of the bestselling Fabled Beast Chronicles.... Read more

The Mixed-Up Summer of Lily McLean

The Mixed-Up Summer of Lily McLean

Lindsay Littleson
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Lily's got loads going on with her loud, messy family and distracted mum. But when she starts getting warnings about a holiday on the little Scottish island of Cumbrae, ... Read more

The Mixed-Up Summer of Lily McLean

The Mixed-Up Summer of Lily McLean

Lindsay Littleson
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Lily's got loads going on with her loud, messy family and distracted mum. But when she starts getting warnings about a holiday on the little Scottish island of Cumbrae, ... Read more

Nicking Time

Nicking Time

T. Traynor
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An original boys' adventure set in Glasgow's Southside in the late 1970s. Winner of the Kelpies Prize.... Read more

Nicking Time

Nicking Time

T. Traynor
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An original boys' adventure set in Glasgow's Southside in the late 1970s. Winner of the 2012 Kelpies Prize.... Read more

The Nowhere Emporium

The Nowhere Emporium

Ross MacKenzie
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Winner of the Blue Peter Best Story Award 2016 and the Scottish Children's Book Awards 2016. When the mysterious Nowhere Emporium arrives in Glasgow, orphan Daniel gets drawn into its ma... Read more

The Nowhere Emporium

The Nowhere Emporium

Ross MacKenzie
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Shortlisted for the Blue Peter Awards 2016 and the Scottish Children's Book Awards 2016. When the mysterious Nowhere Emporium arrives in Glasgow, orphan Daniel gets drawn into its magica... Read more

Odin Blew Up My TV!

Odin Blew Up My TV!

Robert J. Harris
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A strange haar blows into St Andrews' harbour one morning, freezing its inhabitants in a magical mist. The fate of St Andrews, and the ENTIRE UNIVERSE, rests with our reluctant heroes. ... Read more

Odin Blew Up My TV!

Odin Blew Up My TV!

Robert J. Harris
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A strange haar blows into St Andrews' harbour one morning, freezing its inhabitants in a magical mist. The fate of St Andrews, and the ENTIRE UNIVERSE, rests with our reluctant heroes. ... Read more

Pyrate's Boy

Pyrate's Boy

E. B. Colin
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Silas, pyrate's boy on the pirate ship Tenacity, has adventures from the West Indies to the west coast of Scotland -- but what awaits him there?... Read more

Pyrate's Boy

Pyrate's Boy

E. B. Colin
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Silas, pyrate's boy on pyrate ship The Tenacity, has adventures from the West Indies to the west coast of Scotland -- but what awaits him there?... Read more

Quest for a Kelpie

Quest for a Kelpie

Frances Mary Hendry
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Young Jeannie Main, a fisher lass in Nairn, is told by a gypsy that she will decide the fate of two kings. A thrilling adventure story set in the eighteenth century.... Read more

Reading Round Edinburgh: A Guide to Children's Books of the City

Reading Round Edinburgh: A Guide to Children's Books of the City

Edited by Lindsey Fraser and Kathryn Ross; Introduction by J. K. Rowling; Illustrated by Adrian McMurchie
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A unique guide with child-friendly maps to help chi... Read more

Really Weird Removals.com

Really Weird Removals.com

Daniela Sacerdoti
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Mischievous fairies? Stranded mermaids? Smelly troll? Whatever your supernatural dilemma, call the Really Weird Removals company!... Read more

Really Weird Removals.com

Really Weird Removals.com

Daniela Sacerdoti
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Mischievous fairies? Stranded mermaids? Smelly troll? Whatever your supernatural dilemma, call the Really Weird Removals company!... Read more

Red Fever

Red Fever

Caroline Clough
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Post-apocalyptic adventure. Toby and his dad race to find medicine that will cure his younger sister, after a terrible virus has wiped out much of the human population. Winner of the Kelpies Prize... Read more

Red Fever

Red Fever

Caroline Clough
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Post-apocalyptic adventure. Toby and his dad race to find medicine that will cure his younger sister, after a terrible virus has wiped out much of the human population. Winner of the Kelpies Prize... Read more

The Red Fever Trilogy: Red Fever, Black Tide and Silver Storm

The Red Fever Trilogy: Red Fever, Black Tide and Silver Storm

Caroline Clough
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No school. No phones. No friends. Just a race for survival. Join Toby on his race across a post-apocalyptic Scotland to save his family from pir... Read more

The Reluctant Time Traveller

The Reluctant Time Traveller

Janis Mackay
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Is travelling back in time to a world on the verge of war really a good idea? When Agnes disappears, Saul has no choice. Sequel to The Accidental Time Traveller, winner of the Scot... Read more

The Reluctant Time Traveller

The Reluctant Time Traveller

Janis Mackay
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Is travelling back in time to a world on the verge of war really a good idea? When Agnes disappears, Saul has no choice. Sequel to The Accidental Time Traveller, winner of the Scot... Read more

Return to Sula

Return to Sula

Lavinia Derwent; Illustrated by Peter Rush
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'Lavinia Derwent has a rare gift for writing stories which not only appeal to children but with which they instantly identify. Never has this been more strikingly e... Read more

Revenge of the Giant Robot Chickens

Revenge of the Giant Robot Chickens

Alex McCall
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Aberdeen's war continues between the children and the army of giant robot chickens. Can Jesse and Rayna work to defeat the dreaded Chickenator?... Read more

Revenge of the Giant Robot Chickens

Revenge of the Giant Robot Chickens

Alex McCall
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Aberdeen's war continues between the children and the army of giant robot chickens. Can Jesse and Rayna work to defeat the dreaded Chickenator?... Read more

Rocking Horse War

Rocking Horse War

Lari Don
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A perilous adventure through the rugged Scottish hills as Pearl tries to rescue her triplet siblings.... Read more

Rocking Horse War

Rocking Horse War

Lari Don
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A perilous adventure through the rugged Scottish hills as Pearl tries to rescue her triplet siblings.... Read more

Ruby McCracken: Tragic Without Magic

Ruby McCracken: Tragic Without Magic

Elizabeth Ezra
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Ruby McCracken is forced to move to the Ordinary World and leave her magic behind. Can Ruby regain her powers in this humorous and sparkling debut?... Read more

Ruby McCracken: Tragic Without Magic

Ruby McCracken: Tragic Without Magic

Elizabeth Ezra
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Ruby McCracken is forced to move to the Ordinary World and leave her magic behind. Can Ruby regain her powers in this humorous and sparkling debut?... Read more

Shadowsmith

Shadowsmith

Ross MacKenzie
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The award-winning author of The Nowhere Emporium weaves another world of magic and adventure for 9 to 12 year olds.... Read more

Shadowsmith

Shadowsmith

Ross MacKenzie
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The award-winning author of The Nowhere Emporium weaves another world of magic and adventure for 9 to 12 year olds.... Read more

The Shapeshifter's Guide to Running Away

The Shapeshifter's Guide to Running Away

Lari Don
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Molly's curse is getting worse. Molly and the team need to find the Promise Keeper before the world of curses spins out of control. Second book in the Spellchasers trilogy.... Read more

The Shapeshifter's Guide to Running Away

The Shapeshifter's Guide to Running Away

Lari Don
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Molly's curse is getting worse. Molly and the team need to find the Promise Keeper before the world of curses spins out of control. Second book in the Spellchasers trilogy.... Read more

Shiver

Shiver

Alex Nye
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Fiona and Samuel must once again confront the secrets of Dunadd House, in this sequel to the award-winning Chill.... Read more

Shiver

Shiver

Alex Nye
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Fiona and Samuel must once again confront the secrets of Dunadd House, in this sequel to the award-winning Chill.... Read more

The Sign of the Black Dagger

The Sign of the Black Dagger

Joan Lingard
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Four children, two hundred years apart, must uncover the secret of the Black Dagger in this fast-paced mystery by award-winning author Joan Lingard. Set in and around Edinburgh's R... Read more

The Sign of the Black Dagger

The Sign of the Black Dagger

Joan Lingard
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Four children, two hundred years apart, must uncover the secret of the Black Dagger in this fast-paced mystery by award-winning author Joan Lingard. Set in and around Edinburgh's R... Read more

Silver Storm

Silver Storm

Caroline Clough
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Toby must escape Orkney and make his way to deserted Edinburgh to save his family and friends. The third book in the gripping Red Fever trilogy.... Read more

Silver Storm

Silver Storm

Caroline Clough
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Toby must escape Orkney and make his way to deserted Edinburgh to save his family and friends. The third book in the gripping Red Fever trilogy.... Read more

Six Lives of Fankle the Cat

Six Lives of Fankle the Cat

George Mackay Brown
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Fankle tells Jenny the stories of his different lives with pirates, in ancient Egypt and even with the Empress of China.... Read more

Six Lives of Fankle the Cat

Six Lives of Fankle the Cat

George Mackay Brown
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Fankle tells Jenny the stories of his different lives with pirates, in ancient Egypt and even with the Empress of China.... Read more

Slugboy Saves the World

Slugboy Saves the World

Mark A. Smith; Illustrated by Darren Gate
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A grossly fabulous adventure set in the competitive world of superheroes.... Read more

Slugboy Saves the World

Slugboy Saves the World

Mark A. Smith; Illustrated by Darren Gate
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Thanks to an unfortunately tasty-looking radioactive garden slug, eleven-year-old Murdo McLeod is now the world's worst superhero.Can he use his not-so-supe... Read more

Soldier's Game

Soldier's Game

James Killgore
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Ross discovers that his great-grandfather Jack played for Heart of Midlothian football club in Edinburgh -- before being sent to the trenches of the First World War.... Read more

Soldier's Game

Soldier's Game

James Killgore
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Ross discovers that his great-grandfather Jack played for Heart of Midlothian football club in Edinburgh -- before being sent to the trenches of the First World War.... Read more

Meet magical creatures, lift curses and face an evil army in the complete Spe... Read more

Storm Singing and other Tangled Tasks

Storm Singing and other Tangled Tasks

Lari Don
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Helen and her fabled-beast friends help Rona the selkie in a storm singing contest which leads to greater things. The third installment of Helen's adventures in the Fabled Bea... Read more

Storm Singing and other Tangled Tasks

Storm Singing and other Tangled Tasks

Lari Don
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Helen and her fabled-beast friends help Rona the selkie in a storm singing contest which leads to greater things. The third installment of Helen's adventures of the bestsellin... Read more

A Stranger Came Ashore

A Stranger Came Ashore

Mollie Hunter
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Robbie knows there's something strange about the man who stumbles out of a stormy sea into the Shetland islanders lives. Will anyone believe him? Mollie Hunter's best-known story, a tru... Read more

A Stranger Came Ashore

A Stranger Came Ashore

Mollie Hunter
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Robbie knows there's something strange about the man who stumbles out of a stormy sea into the Shetland islanders lives. Will anyone believe him? Mollie Hunter's best-known story, a tru... Read more

The Superpower Project

The Superpower Project

Paul Bristow
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Can accidental superheroes Cam and Megan control their powers long enough to beat a gang of industrial transformer robots in this funny tongue-in-cheek superhero mash-up with a dangerous... Read more

The Superpower Project

The Superpower Project

Paul Bristow
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Can accidental superheroes Cam and Megan control their powers long enough to beat a gang of industrial transformer robots in this funny, tongue-in-cheek superhero mash-up with a dangerou... Read more

Thor Is Locked In My Garage!

Thor Is Locked In My Garage!

Robert J. Harris
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Greg and Lewis need Thor's help to defeat his brother Loki. Unfortunately, the god of Thunder is locked in their garage! The hilarious sequel to The Day the World Went Loki is ... Read more

Thor Is Locked In My Garage!

Thor Is Locked In My Garage!

Robert J. Harris
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Greg and Lewis need Thor's help to defeat his brother Loki. Unfortunately, the god of Thunder is locked in their garage! The hilarious sequel to The Day the World Went Loki is ... Read more

Time Travel Trouble: Try 3 Kelpies Books for FREE

Time Travel Trouble: Try 3 Kelpies Books for FREE

Gill Arbuthnott, Janis Mackay and T. Traynor
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Enjoy free chapters from three best-selling books in the Kelpies range of fiction for 8 to 12 year olds that have toublesome ti... Read more

The Time Traveller Trilogy: The Accidental, Reluctant and Unlikely Time Traveller

The Time Traveller Trilogy: The Accidental, Reluctant and Unlikely Time Traveller

Janis Mackay
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An ebook-exclusive omnibus of all three books in Janis Mackay's award-winning Time Traveller trilogy.... Read more

Top-Secret Grandad and Me: Death by Tumble Dryer

Top-Secret Grandad and Me: Death by Tumble Dryer

David MacPhail; Illustrated by Laura Aviñó
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Detective Jay Patel has a new top-secret sidekick - his ghost grandad! Can Jay and Grandad solve the first in a seri... Read more

Top-Secret Grandad and Me: Death by Tumble Dryer

Top-Secret Grandad and Me: Death by Tumble Dryer

David MacPhail; Illustrated by Laura Aviñó
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Detective Jay Patel has a new top-secret sidekick - his ghost grandad! Can Jay and Grandad solve the first in a seri... Read more

The Underground City

The Underground City

Anne Forbes
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The third book in the Dragonfire series, featuring the adventures of Clara and Neil Maclean, is set against the backdrop of the spooky Mary King's Close in Edinburgh.... Read more

The Unlikely Time Traveller

The Unlikely Time Traveller

Janis Mackay
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Robbie has disappeared. And, since he'd been asking a lot of questions about time travel, Saul has a good idea where he might have gone…... Read more

The Unlikely Time Traveller

The Unlikely Time Traveller

Janis Mackay
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Robbie has disappeared. And, since he'd been asking a lot of questions about time travel, Saul has a good idea where he might have gone…... Read more

Ushig

Ushig

Annemarie Allan
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Ellen accidentally stumbles into a dark, parallel world, inhabited by the creatures of Scottish legend. A unique, modern take on the story of the kelpie.... Read more

Werewolves, Mindreaders and Shapeshifters: Try 4 KelpiesEdge books for FREE

Werewolves, Mindreaders and Shapeshifters: Try 4 KelpiesEdge books for FREE

Gill Arbuthnott, Lari Don and Roy Gill
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Enjoy free chapters from four exciting new books in the KelpiesEdge range including dangerous shapeshifter,... Read more

The Wings of Ruksh

The Wings of Ruksh

Anne Forbes
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A year on from Dragonfire and Neil and Clara find themselves on a journey of winged horses and snow witches. Book 2 in the popular series.... Read more

The Wings of Ruksh

The Wings of Ruksh

Anne Forbes
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A year on from Dragonfire and Neil and Clara find themselves on a journey of winged horses and snow witches. Book 2 in the popular series.... Read more

Winterbringers

Winterbringers

Gill Arbuthnott
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Callie and Josh are thrown headlong into a storm of witches, ice creatures, magic and the Winter King. Eternal winter threatens, unless they can stop the Winterbringers once and for all&helli... Read more

Winterbringers

Winterbringers

Gill Arbuthnott
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Callie and Josh are thrown headlong into a storm of witches, ice creatures, magic and the Winter King. Eternal winter threatens, unless they can stop the Winterbringers once and for all &hell... Read more

Witch Silver

Witch Silver

Anne Forbes
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Neil and Clara are lead into a nail-biting adventure with witches and a silver amulet. The fifth book in the Dragonfire series.... Read more

Witch Silver

Witch Silver

Anne Forbes
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Neil and Clara are lead into a nail-biting adventure with witches and a silver amulet. The fifth book in the Dragonfire series.... Read more

The Witch's Guide to Magical Combat

The Witch's Guide to Magical Combat

Lari Don
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Molly's curse is getting stronger and more unpredictable. In this third and final instalment of the Spellchasers trilogy, can the friends bring balance to the magical world?... Read more

The Witch's Guide to Magical Combat

The Witch's Guide to Magical Combat

Lari Don
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Molly's curse is getting stronger and more unpredictable. In this third and final instalment of the Spellchasers trilogy, can the friends bring balance to the magical world?... Read more

Wolf Notes and Other Musical Mishaps

Wolf Notes and Other Musical Mishaps

Lari Don
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Helen has won a place at a prestigious summer music school in remote north-western Scotland but as she practises, the fabled beasts are preparing for battle. Second exciting in... Read more

Wolf Notes and other Musical Mishaps

Wolf Notes and other Musical Mishaps

Lari Don
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In the second book in the bestselling Fabled Beast Chronicles, an exciting four-book adventure series starring creatures from myth and legend, Helen and the fabled beasts battl... Read more

A combined ebook edition of the three books in the 'World's Gone Loki' series.... Read more

Artie Conan Doyle and the Vanishing Dragon

Artie Conan Doyle and the Vanishing Dragon

Robert J. Harris
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Before the world meets Sherlock Homes, twelve-year-old Artie Conan Doyle has his own mysteries to solve. A giant dragon has been stolen from a world-famous magici... Read more

Artie Conan Doyle and the Vanishing Dragon

Artie Conan Doyle and the Vanishing Dragon

Robert J. Harris
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Before the world meets Sherlock Homes, twelve-year-old Artie Conan Doyle has his own mysteries to solve. A giant dragon has been stolen from a world-famous magici... Read more

Flash the Sheep Dog

Flash the Sheep Dog

Kathleen Fidler
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Sheep dog puppy Flash helps orphan Tom adjust to his new life in rural Scotland. Tom is determined to make Flash a champion! A classic story of friendship and acceptance by much-loved ch... Read more

Flash the Sheep Dog

Flash the Sheep Dog

Kathleen Fidler
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Sheep dog puppy Flash helps orphan Tom adjust to his new life in rural Scotland. Tom is determined to make Flash a champion! A classic story of friendship and acceptance by much-loved ch... Read more

The Fox Girl and the White Gazelle

The Fox Girl and the White Gazelle

Victoria Williamson
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Twelve-year-old refugee Reema and her Glaswegian neighbour Caylin form a unlikely friendship when they discover an injured fox. A beautiful, lyrical story of displacem... Read more

The Fox Girl and the White Gazelle

The Fox Girl and the White Gazelle

Victoria Williamson
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Twelve-year-old refugee Reema and her Glaswegian neighbour Caylin form a unlikely friendship when they discover an injured fox. A beautiful, lyrical story of displacem... Read more

Haki the Shetland Pony

Haki the Shetland Pony

Kathleen Fidler
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Haki and his owner Adam leave their croft in the Shetland Islands of Scotland and join a travelling circus. A classic children's novel from much-loved author Kathleen Fidler.... Read more

Haki the Shetland Pony

Haki the Shetland Pony

Kathleen Fidler
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Haki and his owner Adam leave their croft in the Shetland Islands of Scotland and join a travelling circus. A classic children's novel from much-loved author Kathleen Fidler.... Read more

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