11 Small But Mighty Characters (3-7)

Small people with super powers!

We all know that size isn't everything - sometimes the best things come in very small packages! Celebrate some of our favourite small but mighty characters in children's books.

Mighty Small cover

1. Mighty Small

Timothy Knapman, Rosie Reeve (Illus)
Oliver cover

2. Oliver Who Was Small But Mighty

Mara Bergman, Nick Maland (Illus)
Eliot cover

3. Eliot, Midnight Superhero

Anne Cottringer, Alex T Smith (Illus)
Toot and Pop cover

5. Toot and Pop

Sebastien Braun
Clockwork Dragon cover

6. The Clockwork Dragon

Jonathan Emmett, Elys Dolan (Illus)
What the Ladybird Heard cover

7. What the Ladybird Heard

Julia Donaldson, Lydia Monks (Illus)
Pepperpot cover

8. The Adventures of Mrs Pepperpot

Alf Proysen, Hilda Offen (Illus)
The Borrowers cover

9. The Borrowers

Mary Norton
Stuart Little cover

11. Stuart Little

EB White, Garth Williams (Illus)

List created by

Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust

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