At last, a series that tells children what they want to know about Scotland, whether they are visiting on holiday, learning about Ireland at school, bored at the airport or want to... Read more
At last, a series that tells children what they want to know about Scotland, whether they are visiting on holiday, learning about Ireland at school, bored at the airport or want to learn more about their Scottish heroes. Pick Your Brains about Scotland and find out its: Vital facts and figures * History in a nutshell * Local customs * Fabulous buildings and sights * Great inventors, artists, writers and scientists * Food and drink * Incredible festivals and the stories behind them * Sport * Good books and wicked websites * Phrases in gaelic such as ''my parents will pay!''.
Pick Your Brains About Scotland Paperback edition by Mandy Kirkby
Mandy Kirkby is the author of the critically acclaimed Pick Your Brains about Spain. She has worked in publishing for several years and is now a freelance writer and editor. Since childhood she has traveled the length and breadth of Scotland.
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