Author(s): Morpurgo, Michael,
Date of Publication: 03/10/2019,
Pagination: 256 pages, Colour,
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Published By: Oxford University Press
Book Classification: Traditional stories (Children's / Teenage), Interest age: from c 6 years, Folklore myths & legends
Award-winning children's writer and former Children's Laureate Sir Michael Morpurgo has collected classic tales of heroism and adventure and put them all in one place. Here! From brave heroes and battling beasts to mighty gods and magic spells, these are timeless tales to treasure forever.
Eye-catching colour illustrations bring the magic of these myths and legends to life.
There are lots of stories to choose from, including Mulan, Icarus, and Hercules the Hero, plus a retelling of Gawain and the Green Knight written by Sir Michael himself, so whether you're looking for a quick read or a longer story to lose yourself in, something to read alone or a tale to share, there's an enchanting story within for everyone to find.
A sumptuous gift edition for young readers to treasure, and a perfect companion to Greatest Animal Stories and Greatest Magical Stories.