Peg the Little Sheepdog

By Sandra Klaassen


Peg is too shy to be a good farm dog. Will she ever find a home where she fits in? A sweet, charming story of family love, set in the beauty of the Scottish Hebrides.

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'This is an enchanting story about Peg, the shyest and most nervous of a litter of sheepdog pups . . . Kelpies are maintaining their excellent reputation with this new picture book.' -- Margaret Pemberton, Carousel

Author Biography

Sandra Klaassen was born in 1959 in the Netherlands but has lived for many years on the island of North Uist in the Outer Hebrides, from where she drew her inspiration for Peg the Little Sheepdog, and her other Scottish picture book, Uan the Little Lamb. She has illustrated over thirty children's books, including Tom's Elephant, Around the Year, Fireflies, Magic fishes and Treasurediggers, and Mermaids, Pirates and Frothy Waves.