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  • Published: 15 January 2017
  • ISBN: 9780451472830
  • Imprint: Viking
  • Format: Board Book
  • Pages: 48
  • RRP: $29.99

Fairy Tales For Little Folks


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Five best-loved fairy tales by a renowned folk artist

Any parent or grandparent longing to share these timeless, well-loved tales with a favorite child will welcome this enchanting collection from acclaimed folk artist Will Moses.

Five tales are included: Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White, Beauty and the Beast, Rumpelstiltskin, and Puss in Boots. Each one is profusely illustrated with vignettes as well as a lavish double spread that incorporates all the key events of the story.

This handsome volume, full of fascinating detail and plentiful charm, is destined to become a family treasure.

  • Pub date: 15 January 2017
  • ISBN: 9780451472830
  • Imprint: Viking
  • Format: Board Book
  • Pages: 48
  • RRP: $29.99

About the Author

Rosemary Wells

Rosemary Wells is a classic children's writer and illustrator with a worldwide reputation for her very acute observations of children. Born in New York City she attended the Museum School in Boston and then worked as a book designer. Her first book was published in 1972, since when she has published over 30 children's picture books and board books. She recently collaborated with Iona Opie on MY VERY FIRST MOTHER GOOSE which has received huge media attention and been critically acclaimed as a classic.
AUTHOE LIVES: New York, USA

PRAISE FOR NOISY NORA:
'CAN STAND LIMITLESS REREADINGS. A WONDERFULLY CONCISE RHYTHMIC TEXT, WITH FULL STORY IN THE PICTURES.' Sunday Telegraph
'A WONDERFULLY FUNNY STORY' The Mail on Sunday
'THE ILLUSTRATIONS ARE, UNSURPRISINGLY, OF HIGH QUALITY; THE STORYLINE GENTLY AMUSES, THOSE FAMILIAR WITH ROSEMARY WELLS' WORK OVER THE LAST TWENTY FIVE YEARS ARE NOT LIKELY TO BE DISAPPOINTED. SHE IS LIKELY TO ALSO WIN SOME NEW EARLY YEARS ADMIRERES' School Librarian Magazine

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Praise for Fairy Tales For Little Folks

“Praise for Fairy Tales for Little Folks: "Brilliant. . . This book conjures up excitement in readers by highlighting aspects of the original fairy tales and by introducing bits of new material in both the text and the illustrations." —School Library Journal "Moses' signature folk-art style is ideally suited to his retellings of five well-known fairy tales." —Kirkus "A cozy, traditional collection, well-suited for brief, bedtime readalouds" —Publishers Weekly”


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