The Pirate Mums

Some crews aren't quite like the rest!

Author Jodie Lancet-Grant and Illustrator Lydia Corry

Suitable for:  2+

Price:  £6.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-277779-9
Publication date: 03/06/2021
Paperback: 32 pages
Dimensions: 270x230mm

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Billy has two pirates for mums. He wishes his family could be more like everyone else's. Until a swashbuckling adventure changes everything!

This page was last updated on 06 August 2022 at 04:30 GMT


  • A sea-faring adventure deftly packed with humour and charm, The Pirate Mums is a heartfelt reminder that what makes your family different is what makes them special. - Lauren Ace, author of The Girls, winner of the Waterstones Children's Book Award for Illustrated Books.
  • Absolutely swashbuckling, climb aboard! - Jessica Love, author and illustrator of Julian is a Mermaid
  • The rollicking story of Billy's two mums, who save the day on a school trip to the seaside, thus convincing Billy to stop longing to have a normal family... A rainbow-hued riot of sea shanties and pirate banter. - The Guardian
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