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"Cheer Up, Grampa Gloomifjord!"
Jonathan Wills
“Cheer Up, Grampa Gloomifjord!” – a new book for children by Jonathan Wills, illustrated by Martin Emslie.

In the wild west of Norway, awful things keep happening to Grampa Gloomifjord. But his grandchildren, the Sommerdal twins, live just on the other side of the mountain and they always find a way to cheer him up.
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A Midsummer Foy
Janice Armstrong & Meilo So
A fog bound boat full of children and fish, an island, a castle and a midsummer party.Vaila has a tale to tell, so turn the pages and listen well…

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Benny-benny Seawater: The First Day of the Summer Holidays
Lisa Johnson
Young children will love this latest Benny-benny Seawater story which is beautifully illustrated by Katherine Laidlay.
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Da Peesterleeties and da Curse o da Njuggle
Valerie Watt
Tammas and Tulya Peesterleetie have three children; the troublesome twins Tivla and Fivla and their elder sister Trippa. After a disastrous bulwand flying lesson with their Da, Tivla and Fivla embark on a life-threatening adventure as they try to put things right.
 
Threatened by the curse of the njuggle, the boys depend on Trippa for help. Trippa leads them to Shetland’s most reputed wizard, Luggie. He claims the curse has never been reversed before. Can Luggie save them?
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Peerie Mootie and her Muckle Buits
Valerie Watt
Written in Shetland Dialect
Peerie Mootie is nae ordinary fairy. She laeks tae get clertit in gutter so she wears muckle buits. Dat's fine, but whin she's oot gadderin bairns' teeth she laeves a lester on dir pilows. An den da Queen Fairy fins oot...
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Shetland Activity Book
Sarah Hoseason
An exciting activity book for younger readers. It is packed with puzzles, colouring in, and quizzes.
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Shetland Plays
Marsali Taylor
Two short plays in Shetland dialect written for schoolchildren.
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Shetland Wildlife Alphabet
Mary Isbister
Children’s guide to Shetland’s wildlife in dialect.
 
A peerie book ta help peerie bairns ta learn ta spaek Shetlan’. Mary Isbister did da paintings and wrat da verse so wir young folk wid keen da Shetlan names fur some o da plants an animals dey micht see whin dey waander roond da isles. [A little book to help little children to learn to speak Shetland. Mary Isbister did the paintings and wrote the verse so our young folk would know the Shetland names for some of the plants and animals they might see when they wander round the isles.]
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The Grumpy Old Sailor
Janice Armstrong & Meilo So
What on earth is that grumpy old sailor up to?
...Dragons and telescopes, red paint and
sea charts...find out in this lively
adventure with Magnus
and his friends.

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Wilfrieda the Witch helps Santa
Wendy Dickson
It’s Christmas Eve on the Shetland island of Unst and everything is ready for Santa to make his visit. But suddenly there is a problem. Santa’s sleigh is stuck!
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