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Isle of Man Fairy Tales

Isle of Man Fairy Tales

Author: Gran'ma Flannery & Illustrated by Julia Ashby Smyth

Pages: 17 Size: 20cm x 20cm Paperback ISBN: 9781907945090

4.99

Gran'ma Falnnery wrote these stories for her own grandchildren based on her love of Manx myths and fairy tales.

Beautifully illustrated by Julia Ashby Smyth, these light hearted stories will entertain young and old alike


Polar Bear and Sea Lion

Polar Bear and Sea Lion

Author: Pauline Hazelwood

Pages: 30 Size: 19cm x 25cm Paperback ISBN 9780992723934

4.99

This beautifully illustrated childrens book is the true story of two little engines (Polar Bear and Sea Lion) that worked at Groudle Glen and the dramatic event that happened there.


Jetmalew and the Secret Cave

Jetmalew and the Secret Cave

Author: Vikki Orwin

Pages: 34 Size: 21cm x 30cm Paperback ISBN 9780993339325

6.99

In the latest in the beautifully illustrated Jetmalew series of children's books, Jetmalew was riding his motorbike around the Isle of Man searching for his friend Pincer-Peel, a baby lobster. Will Jetmalew and his friends rescue Pincer-Peel from the priates and save the treasure?


Jetmalew's Island Adventures

Jetmalew's Island Adventures

Author: Vikki Orwin

Pages: 34 Size: 21cm x 30cm Paperback ISBN 9780993339301

6.99

This beautifully illustrated children's book tells the story of Jetmalew who lives in the Isle of Man. One hot sunny day, whilst travelling on his little motorbike he meets a lobster named Pincer-Peel and on this day a great adventure begins in and around Groudle Glen and Beach.


Jetmalew's Futher Island Adventures

Jetmalew's Futher Island Adventures

Author: Vikki Orwin

Pages: 32 Size: 21cm x 30cm Paperback ISBN 9780993339318

6.99

On the Island at Fairy Bridge, Jetmalew is dreaming of another exciting adventure, With his strong friend Muscle Marown and the prettiest shell on the Island, they visit the gardens with the big waterwheel. On this day the funfair has just arrived. This is where Jetmalew's further Island adventures begin.....


Challoo's Birthday

Challoo's Birthday

Author: George Sandifer-Smith - Illustrator: Julia Ashby Sandifer

Pages: 48 18cm x 25cm Paperback ISBN 9781907945755

5.00

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Cholloo the lighthouse lives on the rocks at the southern end of the Isle of Man. He guides sailors away from the dangerous coast at night. He has over 16,000 cousins around the world and his famous ancestors include the Great Lighthouse of Alexandria in Egypt, one of the great wonders of the ancient world.

It will soon be Cholloo's birthday and two sailors Alister and Ben arrange a birthday tea with help from Millicent and Elizabeth their fairy friends.

This book is delighfully illustrated in colour throughout.


The Moddey Dhoo

The Moddey Dhoo

Author: David Livesey

Pages: 64 Size: 21 x 30cm Paperback ISBN 9780955057700

9.95

This is a beautifully illustrated graphic novel with text designed to pass on a well known Manx folk tale of the Black Dog of Peel Castle in a visual and stimulating way.


A Young Manx History

A Young Manx History

Author: Sara Goodwins

Pages: 60 VSize: 21cm x 21cm Paperback ISBN 9781908060136

8.95

Did you know that Mann was once ruled by a dwarf?
Or that the monks of Rushen Abbey had their own fleet of ships?
Or that the first human flea in Britian was discovered on the Isle of Man?

This book gives a whistlestop tour of all the important bits of Manx history (as well as some which are fascinating for all the wrong reasons).

With lots of colour cartoon illustrations throughout, this history book will interest children of all ages. Adults may enjoy it too....!


Yn Gruffalo - WRITTEN IN MANX

Yn Gruffalo - WRITTEN IN MANX

Author: Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

Pages: 30 Size: 21cm x 27cm Paperback ISBN 9780957182516

6.99

This is the popular children's classic tale published in Manx Gaelic with all its original colourful artwork. The publication has the added attraction of a CD inside its back cover with the story read in Manx Gaelic by Annie Kissack.


Neen y Ghruffalo - WRITTEN IN MANX

Neen y Ghruffalo - WRITTEN IN MANX

Author: Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

Pages: 30 Size: 21cm x 27cm Paperback ISBN: 9780957182561

6.99

This is the popular children's classic tale published in Manx Gaelic with all its original colourful artwork. The publication has the added attraction of a CD inside its back cover with the story read in Manx Gaelic by Annie Kissack.


First Thousand Words in Manx

First Thousand Words in Manx

Author: Yn Cheshaght Ghailckagh Illustrator: Stephen Cartwright

Pages: 64 Size: 23xm x 31cm Paperback ISBN 9780995711402

8.00

This book provides a treasury of learning opportunities. It is an exciting picture book for pre-readers, a valuable practice book and spelling guide for beginner readers and writers, and a highly effective vocabulary builder for Manx language learners.

The illustrations are full of lively details giving children lots of things to enjoy spotting and to talk about.

In this latest edition, words and pictures have been updated to reflect changes in everyday life.


First Hundred Words in Manx

First Hundred Words in Manx

Author: Heather Amery & Stephen Carter

Pages: 34 Size 30cm x 23cm Paperback ISBN 1870029283

4.99

This book is wonderful for getting children started in the native manx language. Above every large picture there are clear illustrations of each word, with the Manx word underneath. This encourages direct assodciation of the Manx word with the object, makintg it easy to remember


Everyday Words In Manx

Everyday Words In Manx

Pages: 48 Size: 30cm x 23cm Paperback ISBN 1870029291

6.00

This book is a bright and lively Manx wordfinder, containing over 500 simple words.

The book is designed to help you expand your Manx vocabulary in an enjoyable and fun way. Each familiar object has a Manx label, encouraging immediate association of word and object so that even beginners can enjoy learning new words.

At the end of the book there is a Manx/English dictionary which covers all the words and includes an easy to use pronunciation guide


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