The Gruffalo in Scots

By Julia Donaldson


"A moose took a dauner through the deep, mirk widd. A tod saw the moose and the moose looked guid." Come a wee bit further intae the deep, mirk widd, and find oot whit happens when the sleekit moose comes face tae face wi a hoolet, a snake and a hungry gruffalo. This children's classic presented in Scots.

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Magical retelling, full of rich rhythm and rhyme. Look out for The Gruffalo’s Wean – and Room on the Broom in Scots later in 2014!
Katrina Lucas

Author Biography

James Robertson is the General Editor of Itchy Coo and a contributing author to many Itchy Coo books. He has translated classics by Roald Dahl and A A Milne into Scots. He also writes for adults and has published three novels, including the bestselling The Testament of Gideon Mack.