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DiscoverKelpies
Imprint of indie publisher . We specialise in children's books for tots to teens - all with a Scottish twist! Note: we do stories, not statues!
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 16
Great big queue of fans waiting for and to sign their lovely books after this afternoon's event! What a lovely end to a great week.
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Aimee Ferrier Aug 16
Otterly shocked and overwhelmed to have won the last night! The other shortlisters were all astonishingly good and I didn't want to go because I thought I didn't stand a chance. Thanks for liking my boy Ott!
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 16
If you're at today, don't miss your chance to hear and talking about at 3.45! Check out our interactive map and discover a story near you:
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
3 cheers for for his endless support and excellent humour! Great to see you tonight, as always! 😁
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
It was a pleasure to see you tonight, can't wait to see how excited you guys are to see TGWLHS in a bookshop! 😁
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
Replying to @mrbobbyfinn
It was great to meet you, congratulations on making the shortlist, we're excited to see what you do in the future! 😁
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
The Kelpies Illustration Prize 2019 Winner is Aimee Ferrier. The judges loved how Aimee captured the atmosphere of the Scottish Highlands in her version of the Scottish legend of the Otter King.
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
The Kelpies Prize 2019 Winner is Christopher Mackie. His teen novel was about a boy struggling to deal with schizophrenia after the death of his older brother
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
Illustrator and author Catherine Rayner makes an amazing speech about listening to Editors
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
Here's Leah and Richard from Floris talking about the Illustration shortlist
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Elizabeth Frattaroli Aug 15
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
Here’s Janis Mackay reading pieces shortlisted for the . Janis won the prize back in 2009 with her novel ‘Magnus Fin and the Ocean Quest’.
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lindsay littleson Aug 15
Good luck tonight to all the talented writers and illustrators on the Kelpies Prize shortlists. Remember being shortlisted is a major win! 🌟🌟🌟
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
Our stylish drinks reception is in full swing. Thanks to everyone who has come along to the ceremony at
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
Shortlisted writers and illustrators for the are arriving for photographs.
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
The team has arrived at the Writers' Retreat to set up for the
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
Our develops and nurtures talent in Scotland. Entrants submit writing or illustration samples suitable for a children’s book. The winners each receive a year of mentoring with Floris Books, a publishing deal and £1,000. Find out more
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
We’ll announce the winners of the Kelpies Prizes for Writing and Illustration tonight at . Live tweeting from 18.00 - use to follow & add comments.
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
Looking for some with the kids tomorrow afternoon? Pop over to to hear and chat all things !
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DiscoverKelpies Aug 15
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