An Illustrated Collection of Fairy Tales for Brave Children

Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen; Illustrated by Scott Plumbe

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Quick Look

  • Features classic tales of courage including Hansel and Gretel, The Selfish Giant and Beauty and the Beast
  • Includes fairy tales from renowned storytellers Hans Christian Andersen, the Brothers Grimm, Oscar Wilde and more
  • Atmospheric illustrations by award-winning illustrator Scott Plumbe bring the stories to life
  • This beautifully produced hardback edition with deluxe paper and ribbon marker is an ideal gift for fearless children

From wicked queens and fearsome beasts to sneaky witches and terrible giants, this atmospherically illustrated collection of darkly magical fairy tales gathers together stories of children who show true courage and face their fears.

Format:
hardback
Size:
254 x 210 mm
Publisher:
Floris Books
Subject:
Story Books & Anthologies
Illustrations:
colour illustrations
Age Range:
From 6 to 11 years
Extent:
88 pages
ISBN:
9781782506713
Publication date:
17 Sep 2020

Description

From wicked queens and fearsome beasts to sneaky witches and terrible giants, this stunning collection of darkly magical fairy tales gathers together stories of children who show true courage and face their fears.

Rediscover seven classic emboldening tales, Hansel and Gretel, The Selfish Giant, Beauty and the Beast, The Spirit in the Bottle, Vassilissa, The Wild Swans and The Three Golden Hairs from renowned storytellers the Brothers Grimm, Hans Christian Andersen, Oscar Wilde and more.

Each story is enriched by atmospheric artwork from award-winning illustrator Scott Plumbe.

Perfect for bedtime reading, this collection is an ideal gift for fearless children everywhere.

Table of Contents

-- The Spirit in the Bottle
-- The Selfish Giant
-- The Three Golden Hairs
-- The Wild Swans
-- Beauty and the Beast
-- Hansel and Gretel
-- Vassilissa

Author

The Brothers Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, were German professors whose collections of folk tales and fairy tales have been loved for generations.

Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) was a Danish author, best known for his fairy tales which include The Little Mermaid, The Snow Queen and The Emperor's New Clothes.

Scott Plumbe was born on the west coast of Canada. He is an award-winning illustrator, designer and fine artist whose work appears in books, games and magazines including National Geographic Kids. He lives in Vancouver with his young family.

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