Who are you? a voice said. Why, I'm Marmalade the mischievous cat and I live in the forest with all my friends. Meet Marmalade! Set in the stunning Scottish Highlands amongst the lochs and the snow-capped mountains, take Marmalade's paw and go on an adventure with him in this warm, uplifting story for young readers. For Marmalade, just like yourselves, growing up can be a sticky business, and he often finds himself in trouble. But with help from his friends, Marmalade begins to learn important life lessons along the way. Sometimes, he goes too far with his pranks. When he paints the birds feathers in rainbow colours or when he ties the mice tails together, you might find it funny, but like Marmalade, you will see that it is not so funny for those animals that he teases! Whenever his adventures get out of hand, the little people of Scottish Folklore are there to help him. You will all have a friend like Marmalade, or do you want to be like him even? So, laugh along the way, learn along the way and let the journey begin!
It is one thing to know who you are, but knowing how to be you takes a lifetime of adventures and experience. Meet Marmalade... Set in the stunning Scottish Highlands, Scotch Marmalade is a journey through childhood seen through the eyes of Marmalade, a mischievous cat and his adorable friends. These heartwarming tales, full of fun and humour, are shaped by valuable morals. Whenever Marmalade's adventures get out of hand, the little people of Scottish Folklore are there to help him.
Laura is a teacher, mother and grandmother and she draws on her years of experience working with children. She saw at first hand what appealed to children and this valuable experience shaped the format and content of her book.
The innocence and imagination of children is captured through the eyes of these animals as they travel through life learning about themselves and the world around them. Follow Marmalade as he learns about life's ups and downs and go on a journey of self discovery.You will all have a friend like Marmalade or do you want to be like him even?
Laura lives in the north of England. She has two daughters,one granddaughter and a much loved orange roan cocker spaniel called Pippin.
She is also a published poet. This is her first book.
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