Firkin & The Grey Gangsters, Paperback / softback Book

Firkin & The Grey Gangsters Paperback / softback

Illustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky

Paperback / softback

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Firkin and the Grey Gangsters is a collection of four tales in which animals are the heroes. Firkin and the Grey Gangsters was in 1936 a metaphor for the fear of takeover by corporate America - Firkin is a young red squirrel who leads his people in a battle against a horde of grey squirrelinvaders from America.

Firkin speaks in Scots. The Sheep who wasn't a Sheep is about the thoughts going through the head of a sheep, swimmingbetween one Outer Isle and the other. The White Drake is a farmyard drake in Perthshire learning about flying.