ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: August 14, 2006
Katie’s Moose: A Keek-a-boo Book for Wee Folk
By (author) Matthew Fitt; By (author) James Robertson; Illustrated by Karen Anne Sutherland
Where’s Katie’s moose? There it is noo. Keek-a-boo! See that wee moose Runnin roon the hoose. Where’s Katie’s bear? There it is noo. Keek-a-boo! See that puir bear Doon there on the flair. “Katie’s Moose” is the follow-up publication to the best-selling “Kaite’s Coo: Traditional Scots Rhymes For Wee Folk”. Babies and young children will love the simple story of Katie gathering up her animal friends in time for bed. Each page shows Katie looking for the Dug, the Pig, the Bear, the Craw, the Coo and of course the wee Moose. Sometimes they’re not that easy to find – until you lift the flap. And sometimes they’re in quite surprising places! These simple Scots words and sounds, together with Karen Sutherland’s bright and cherry illustrations, will make this board book a favourite with bairns and parents alike – especially at bedtime!
James Robertson and Matthew Fitt have written numerous books together in Scots including Blethertoun Braes, King o the Midden, A Wee Book of Fairy Tales and A Moose in the Hoose. Karen Sutherland is an award-winning artist who is also the illustrator of Animal ABC, A Moose in the Hoose and Eck the Bee.