10 Lesser-Known Children's Books by Famous Authors (3-11)

Favourite Scottish authors branching out!

You may know them for their genre fiction, or, indeed, for other children's books that became overwhelmingly popular. But in the spirit of discovery and exploration, why not have a look at some of these less-well-known titles?

Popcorn Pirates cover

1. The Popcorn Pirates

Alexander McCall Smith
Strawgirl cover

3. Strawgirl

Jackie Kay
My Invisible Sister cover

4. My Invisible Sister

Beatrice Colin, Sara Pinto
I'm Me cover

7. I'm Me!

Sarah Sheridan, Margaret Chamberlain (Illus)
The Boy and the Bunnet

8. The Boy and the Bunnet

James Robertson
Dream Days cover

9. Dream Days

Kenneth Grahame
My Granny cover

10. My Granny is a Pirate

Val McDermid, Arthur Robins (Ilus)

List created by

Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust

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