The 12 Days O Yule (Paperback)
A Scottish Twelve Days of Christmas (Picture Kelpies)
Kelpies, 9781782502081, 32pp.
Publication Date: November 1, 2015
"On the 1st day o Yuletide,
My true luve gied tae me,
A reid robin in a rowan tree."
Take a deep breath and prepare for a journey through all twelve days of Yuletide with a cast of skaters skooshin, lassies birlin, sheep a-shooglin and the all-important five gowden rings.
The stunningly beautiful illustrations bring this Scots version of the ever-popular Christmas song to life in vivid detail. Inspired by the traditional verse, this adaptation features easy-to-understand (and pronounce) Scots words and creatures, including hoolets (owls) and bonnie doos (beautiful doves).
Perfect for children and parents to read and sing along to, throughout the holiday season.