Lottie and the Stolen Pirate Ship

A sweet story of Lottie and her dog Biscuit, who live on Branksea Island and share many adventures playing with their friends Mia and Finn. These creative children love to use their imaginations playing pirates and mermaids on an old boat on the beach, until one day when they arrive at the beach to play the boat is gone.

The friends set off on a hunt for the missing boat accompanied by Biscuit the dog. Lottie and her friends explore the park, lighthouse, castle and other parts of the island in their search. At last, with the help of Biscuit they spot their boat, however local artist Annie has used her imagination to repurpose the boat and they must work together to convince her to return it to the beach. With a little creativity and a lot of teamwork the children make a compelling case to Annie.

A lovely story that celebrates being yourself, friendship, imagination and most importantly having fun. Paired with beautiful digital illustrations that are brimming with humorous details for young readers to find this book is engaging from start to finish. A book that will appeal to creative, play loving children, especially those who are fans of Lottie dolls.

About the Author
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Erika McGann grew up in Drogheda, County Louth, and now lives in Dublin. She is the author of a number of children’s books, including the winner of the Waverton Good Read Children’s Prize 2014, The Demon Notebook, the first in her magical series about Grace and her four friends. Other books in the series are: The Broken Spell, The Watching Wood and The Midnight Carnival. She is also the author of
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Book Cover - Lottie and the Stolen Pirate Ship
Publication Date
September 2023