By Eve Begley Kiehm,Alexa Rutherford

What nation is made of ninety five islands, invented the sport of golfing, and raised a warrior worthwhile of the identify "Braveheart"? Welcome to Scotland! In B is for Bagpipes: A Scotland Alphabet, Scottish local Eve Begley Kiehm provides an A-Z journey of the rustic which may be small in measurement yet a tremendous in historical past and wealthy in culture. Kick up your heels at a Highland dance, stopover at the statue of Greyfriar's Bobby as he stands safeguard close to his master's grave, and at last dig right into a dish of haggis with a facet supporting of "tatties and neeps." From the splendors of capital urban Edinburgh to the tales of Robert Louis Stevenson to the gloomy waters of Loch Ness and its lonely "Nessie," the treasures of Scotland are published. colourful art captures the proud spirit of its panorama and culture.Eve Begley Kiehm used to be born in Bridge of Allan, Scotland. She has a master's measure in Scottish historical past and Literature from Glasgow college and an early formative years schooling certification from the college of Toronto. Her books approximately Scotland contain a YA ancient experience novel. Eve lives within the San Diego sector. Alexa Rutherford lives in Edinburgh, Scotland. She has illustrated many books for united kingdom publishers and a handful people publishers, in addition to US kid's magazines.

Show description

Read or Download B is for Bagpipes: A Scotland Alphabet (Discover the World) PDF

Best children's nonfiction people & places books

Welcome to Everglades National Park (Visitor Guides)

A journey via Florida's Everglades nationwide Park, (complete with maps, legends, and specific captions and factoids) introduces the park's flowers, fauna, topography, historical past, climate, and sights. The Coe customer middle, a variety of trails, and Miccosukee and Seminole affects are all discussed.

Forgotten Bones: Uncovering a Slave Cemetery (Nonfiction - Grades 4-8)

Think you are looking at a backhoe dig up the floor for a development venture whilst a around item rolls down a pile of dust and prevents at your ft. you decide it up, brush aside a few dust, and observe you are preserving a cranium! this is often precisely what occurred in Albany, manhattan, in 2005. employees have been putting in place new sewer line whilst a backhoe motive force dug up a cranium.

The Seminoles of Florida: Culture, Customs, and Conflict (Social Studies Readers)

The Seminoles of Florida: tradition, Customs, and clash nonfiction reader presents a wealthy historical past of the Seminole tribe. This informational textual content supplies scholars a deeper realizing of previous occasions with fundamental resource records that characteristic photos of Floridian artifacts. construct literacy and topic content material wisdom with this rigorous reader that explores background, geography, and different strands of social stories.

Education in California (Primary Source Readers)

California is domestic to the biggest college process within the nation, and a few of the easiest colleges on the earth. this first resource reader covers the background of California's tuition approach, from the hole of its first institution in Santa Clara in 1846 to the current day. discover California's tuition process with this first resource reader that builds literacy and social reports content material wisdom by using fascinating fundamental assets.

Additional resources for B is for Bagpipes: A Scotland Alphabet (Discover the World)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.49 of 5 – based on 14 votes