Sorry, You’re Too Wee!
The first in a brand new series of children’s books set in Uist
The Outer Hebridean islands of North Uist, South Uist and Benbecula form a magical playground for little twins, Mairi and Seumas.
The beautiful islands are steeped in their own traditions and culture, just waiting for Seumas and Mairi to discover.
The twins stay each summer with Granny and Grandpa, who make their holidays a journey of discovery and excitement.
Mairi and Seumas Adventures in Uist is a brand new series of stories for little children set amid Uist’s stunning landscapes, wildlife, traditions, history and culture.
Sorry, You’re Too Wee! is the first in the series, where Granny and Grandpa take the twins to the Highland Games for the first time.
Games Day is an important occasion on the islands, so Mairi and Seumas are desperate to take part in all the activities. Unfortunately it seems they’re just too wee…until they discover the children’s games.
Sorry, You’re Too Wee is 28pp full colour, A4 size with card cover. RRP £7.99
STOP PRESS Due to popular demand we plan to produce Sorry, You’re Too Wee! In Gaelic next year.
Price £7.99 plus P&P
Postage and Packing: UK £1.20 – Europe £3.70 – Rest of World £4.75
About the author
Susy Macaulay is a journalist experienced in TV, radio and print at home and abroad. She lives in Uist in the Outer Hebrides where she founded Island News & Advertiser. She is sure that Mairi and Seumas will help her express her love of the islands and share it with many others.
About the illustrator
Kirsty Arwa is a senior fine arts student pursuing her twin passions of art and architecture. As a former children’s art teacher, she loves illustrating books for little ones. In the Mairi and Seumas series she wants to create illustrations that inspire, reflect the community and raise cultural awareness.
NEXT IN THE SERIES
Book Two in the Mairi and Seumas series, Light, Fluffy Pancakes is due out in Spring 2017.
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Mairi and Seumas Adventures in Uist is published and printed in Uist by Meadowsweet Press,
an imprint of Island News & Advertiser Ltd.