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Katie Morag and the wedding

Katie Morag and the wedding

Hedderwick, Mairi

Romance has been brewing on the island between Neilly Beag and Granma Mainland and everyone is thrilled when they announce they are to be married. Everyone, that is, except Grannie Island. But Granma Mainland has a surprise in store for Grannie Island, one that makes her very happy indeed!

Paperback, Book. English. Picture Books. Children's stories. Early Years.
Published London: Red Fox, 2010
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Mairi Hedderwick
ISBN: 1849410933, 9781849410939
Intended audience: Preschool.
Note: Originally published: London: Bodley Head, 1995.
Physical Description: [27] p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 22 x 29 cm.
Series: Katie Morag classics
Subject: Struay, Island of (Imaginary place) Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.; McColl, Katie Morag (Fictitious character) Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.
Series Title: Katie Morag classics.

Author note

A graduate of Edinburgh College of Art, Mairi Hedderwick was a teacher before she started illustrating children's books. As an author and illustrator her most popular character, Katie Morag, was created in 1984.

Katie Morag's home on the fictional Hebridean island of Struay is not a million sea miles away from her author's life long association with the Isle of Coll.

In 2013 Katie Morag joinedCbeebieswith the successful TV series produced byMove On Up / Struay Films.

Mairi Hedderwick has also written and illustrated many other books for children and adults, all with the backdrop of the Highlands and Islands. She was awarded an Honorary Degree from Stirling University in 2003 in recognition of her outstanding contribution to writing and illustration in Scotland, especially for children.

Her illustrated adult books areAn Eye on the Hebrides, which is a record of a six month continous journey through the islands on the west of Scotland.Highland Journey, follows the footsteps of Victorian writer and artist John T Reid;Sea Change, logs the passage of 26ft vintage yacht Anassa from east to west coast Scotland via the Caledonian canal;Shetland Rambles, her latest illustrated personal journey is in tandem with John T Reid once more.The Last Laird of Collis a memoir of Kenneth Stewart, last laird of Coll.

Reviews

"Katie Morag leads the life that country dreams are made of"
Independent||"A warmhearted story with the usual detailed cosy pictures which Katie fans of three-plus love"
Newbury Weekly News

Back cover copy

Romance has been brewing on the island between Neilly Beag and Granma Mainland and everyone is thrilled when they announce that they are to be married. Everyone, that is, except Grannie Island. For some reason that Katie Morag can't fathom her island grandmother is NOT happy at all.

But Granma Mainland has a surprise in store for Grannie Island - one that makes her very happy indeed!