Asterix and the Pechts

By Jean-Yves Ferri

Synopsis

Asterix lives in an ancient French village and he and his fellow inhabitants are the last to resist the Roman occupation thanks to the superhuman strength they get from a magic potion brewed by their druid. In this book, Asterix and Obelix set out on a journey to a land rich in tradition and find that Scottish tribes have troubles of their own.

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Review

More graphic Scots – proving the Auld Alliance is alive and well! Imaginative use of dialect, and a lot of fun!
Katrina Lucas

Author Biography

Matthew Fitt is a published novelist and poet as well as a translator. An acknowledged expert in the field of Scots language education, Matthew has written numerous children's books and has translated a number of titles into Scots including Roald Dahl's The Eejits and Geordie's Mingin Medicine.