The Beast on the Broch (Paperback)John K. Fulton (author)
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A lonely girl. A wild beast. An unforgettable friendship.
12-year-old Talorca is a Pictish girl living in North-east Scotland in 799 AD.
When Gaelic-speaking Dalriadans arrive in her village, her world is turned upside down. Her only friend is the mythical Pictish Beast, who has been injured by the Dalriadans.
Talorca decides to take a stand against the intruders and hatches a plan to drive them out. But she can only do that with the help of the wild beast on the broch.
Publisher: Cranachan Publishing Limited
Number of pages: 186
Weight: 181 g
Dimensions: 200 x 130 x 15 mm
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John Fulton has brought the Pictish day-to-day struggles to life in a charming tale. The presence of ‘the beast’, which is deftly woven into Talorca’s experiences of her village undergoing change, lifts the story from... More
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