ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: October 21, 2015
The Orkney Gruffalo
By (author) Julia Donaldson; Translated by Simon Hall; Illustrated by Axel Scheffler
THE GRUFFALO Now Available in Orcadian Scots Everybody loves The Gruffalo and now you can enjoy this children’s classic for the very first time in Orcadian Scots! Translated by Simon W. Hall and published by Itchy Coo, this new edition of The Gruffalo will delight both children and adults alike. “A moose teuk a dander through the grimly trees. A fox saw a moose an thowt, You’ll feed me.” Come a peedie bit further intae the grimly trees an find oot whit happens when the sleekit moose comes nose wae a cattie-face, a snek an a hungry gruffalo …
Julia Donaldson, the 2011-2013 Children’s Laureate, is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of the world’s most-loved picture books including The Gruffalo and What the Ladybird Heard.