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PUBLICATION DATE: October 21, 2015
The Shetland Gruffalo
By (author) Julia Donaldson; Translated by Laureen Johnson; Illustrated by Axel Scheffler
THE GRUFFALO Now Available in Shetland Scots Everybody loves The Gruffalo and now you can enjoy this children’s classic for the very first time in Shetland Scots! Translated by Laureen Johnson and published by Itchy Coo, this new edition of The Gruffalo will delight both children and adults alike. Ida hert o a forest deep an dark, a peerie broon moose guid oot for a waak. Noo, Tod da fox tinks, “Dat’s juist whit A’m wantin! A’ll glaep up dat moose, for A’m juist black fantin.” Come a peerie bit farder intae da deep, dark forest, an fin oot whit happens when da fly peerie moose comes face ta face wi Kattyugl da owl, a sliddery snake 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.