ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: August 22, 2019
The Baby Otter Rescue (Animal Adventure Club 2)
By Michelle Sloan
If there’s a wild animal in trouble, the Animal Adventure Club is here to help! Isla, Buzz, Gracie and Lexi love helping the rangers at their local nature reserve — and they love animals! So when the Animal Adventure Club find a baby otter that’s been flooded out of his riverside home, they spring into action to look for his mum. But there’s a surprise waiting for them This heart-warming adventure story about friendship and nature is perfect for all animal-loving children who enjoy the Holly Webb and Animal Rescue books. The latest book in this exciting new series for young environmentalists follows the adventures of the Animal Adventure Club as they care for wild animals in Scotland, and learn about themselves along the way.
Michelle lives in Broughty Ferry, Dundee with her family and three rescue dogs! Her first picture book, The Fourth Bonniest Baby in Dundee was published in July 2016 (Picture Kelpies).
Michelle trained as a Primary Teacher and worked for many years in Edinburgh, before indulging her love of all things theatrical by returning to university to study Drama. After dabbling in performance art in Glasgow, and starring in a one woman show in Edinburgh, Michelle finally settled on a specialty in Arts Journalism and developed a new, unknown passion for writing! After a few reviews for ‘The List’ magazine, she turned to scribbling creatively.
In 2018, The Fourth Bonniest Baby in Dundee was shortlisted for the Scottish Book Trust Bookbug Picture Book of the year and was included in the ‘Bookbug bag’ for every Primary 1 child in Scotland