mabel and the mountain hidden by book fairies uk

Mabel and the Mountain children’s book hides around the UK!

The Book Fairies had fun hiding this marvellous new children’s book by author/illustrator Kim Hillyard about a fly who has big plans!

About the book:

Mabel may be a small fly but she has Big Plans

1. Climb a mountain
2. Host a dinner party
3. Make friends with a shark

Mabel’s friends aren’t being very helpful, but Mabel knows the truth about Big Plans:

*Don’t listen to those who say you cannot. Listen to those who say you can!*

So, even though a mountain is very, very high and Mabel is very, very small she knows she shouldn’t give up.

And even though it might have been easier to fly up a tree, Mabel knows that she needs to keep going and climb!

Mabel is the best little fly to show readers big and small that there is nothing more important than the power of confidence, and believing in yourself!

Where were they hidden?

From the Natural History Museum in London up to the Outer Hebrides in Scotland, from Northern Ireland right down to the coast of Cornwall, Mabel the fly really did enjoy an adventure today! Were you lucky enough to spot this treat by Kim Hillyard?

Some lucky finders!

We love hearing from book finders – here are just a couple of the lucky ones from this campaign:

We found this up Calendar Park. Will read it tonight at bedtime and we will leave it somewhere for another family to enjoy ❤️ such a lovely idea

Posted by Allannah Stevenson on Sunday, 23 August 2020

Not lucky enough to find one?

Do not fear! Mabel and the Mountain is available at all good bookshops, as well as online from Hive Books here: Buy Mabel and the Mountain at Hive Books. We know you’ll love it!

Would you like to join The Book Fairies?

Anyone can be a book fairy! Like Mabel, climb your own mountain by starting your journey with our official book fairy stickers, or any of the goodies below!

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