Archive for the 'Launches and Events' Category

Yo ho, yo ho! A Pyrate’s Life for DiscoverKelpies

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Arrrrr, me scurvy Kelpies seadogs! Did ye ken that Thursday 19th September is International Talk Like A Pirate Day? Wha’ d’ye mean ‘NO’? Would ye like t’ try again? Did ye savvy it’s also th’ day Pyrate’s Boy by E.B. Colin, a handsome pirate yarn from the beauties at DiscoverKelpies, can fin’lly be exchanged for […]

Kelpies 10th Birthday

Monday, July 1st, 2013

A few weeks ago the DiscoverKelpies team gathered as many of our wonderful authors, illustrators, cover designers and friends as we could for a giant party to celebrate the Kelpies 10th Birthday! It has been 10 years (yikes!) since we published our very first brand-new Kelpie, Chaos Clock by Gill Arbuthnott, and we thought that […]

Glitter, Tutus and Twirls at the Cloudberry Castle Ballet Book Party

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

We had a wonderful day at the Cloudberry Castle Ballet Book Party in Edinburgh last weekend! Dance Base on the Grassmarket was alive with glitter, tinsel and tutus on Sunday as the Discover Kelpies team and Janey Louise Jones were joined by girls in their ballet finery celebrating the launch of Cloudberry Castle: Ballerina Dreams. […]

The Wishcatchers Launch on YouTube

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Have you ever wondered what it is like at a Kelpies launch? Well now you can get a sneak peek by checking out this YouTube clip of The Wishcatcher‘s launch a couple of months ago. In the clip author Carol Christie is reading a selection of the book with the help of her daughter. Posted […]

Lari Don Clowns Around!

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

Check out a clip of Lari Don, author of the First Aid for Fairies series and Rocking Horse War, clowning around at Edinburgh’s Central Library. Have you signed up to the Circus Stars Summer Reading Challenge yet? Ask in your local library today! Posted by: Chani at Discover Kelpies