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LeClaire Gowans Alger (1898-1969) was an American author better known under her pseudonym Sorche Nic Leodhas, or simply Sorche Leodhas. Born in Youngstown, Ohio, she was a sickly child, eventually being homeschooled. Alger was a known librarian, working from 1915 to 1966, while the imaginary Sorche was a storyteller. She sought out traditional Scottish tales that had never been written down before. She won a Newbery Honor for Tales and Legends from Scotland in 1963. Her book Always Room for One More, illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian, won the 1966 Caldecott Medal.

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Total Books: 23
Thistle and Thyme Tales and Legends from Scotland
1985 - Thistle and Thyme Tales and Legends From Scotland (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780370306810
ISBN-10: 0370306813
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Scottish Ghosts
1974 - Scottish Ghosts [Piccolo Books] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780330240697
ISBN-10: 0330240692
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Twelve Great Black Cats and Other Eerie Scottish Tales
1972 - Twelve Great Black Cats and Other Eerie Scottish Tales (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780370012704
ISBN-10: 0370012704
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Always Room for One More
1972 - Always Room for One More [Owlet Book] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780805003307
ISBN-10: 0805003304
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Claymore  Kilt Tales from Scottish History and the Scottish Ballads
1971 - Claymore Kilt Tales From Scottish History and the Scottish Ballads (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780370012292
ISBN-10: 0370012291
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Twelve Great Black Cats and Other Eerie Scottish Tales
1971 - Twelve Great Black Cats and Other Eerie Scottish Tales (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780525415756
ISBN-10: 0525415750
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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All in the Morning Early
1970 - All in the Morning Early (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780030361852
ISBN-10: 0030361850
Genre: Children's Books
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Claymore and Kilt
1967 - Claymore and Kilt (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780030639906
ISBN-10: 0030639905
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The Laird of Cockpen
The Laird of Cockpen (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780030717505
ISBN-10: 0030717507
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By loch and by lin Tales from Scottish ballads
By Loch and By Lin Tales From Scottish Ballads (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780030764554
ISBN-10: 0030764556
Genre: Children's Books
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Leodhas Gaelic Ghosts
Leodhas Gaelic Ghosts (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780370010748
ISBN-10: 0370010744
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Ghosts Go Haunting
Ghosts Go Haunting (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9789997483300
ISBN-10: 9997483308
Genre: Children's Books
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Sea-Spell and Moor-Magic
Sea-spell and Moor-magic (Other)
ISBN-13: 9789997507150
ISBN-10: 9997507150
Genre: Children's Books
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