Aesop's Fables, Retold by Elli Woollard-9781509886661

Aesop's Fables, Retold by Elli Woollard

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Author(s): Woollard, Elli,
Binding: Hardback,
Date of Publication: 03/10/2019,
Pagination: 96 pages,
Series: N/A,
Imprint: Macmillan Children's Books,
Published By: PAN MACMILLAN ,
Book Classification: Anthologies (Children's / Teenage), Classic fiction (Children's / Teenage), Animal stories (Children's / Teenage), Interest age: from c 5 years, Folklore myths & legends
ISBN13\EAN\SKU: 9781509886661

A beautiful gift edition of Aesop's Fables featuring eight classic stories, charmingly retold in rhyming verse with stunning illustrations.

Bringing together the incredible talents of award-winning illustrator and Booktrust Time to Read favourite, Marta Altes and author and poet, Elli Woollard, this unique collection of Aesop's Fables is a fresh and funny take on an enduring classic.

Richly illustrated throughout by Marta Altes, author of Little Monkey, this is perfect for new and younger readers and will delight children and adults alike.

Meet the town mouse and his country cousin, discover what happens to the boy who cried wolf one too many times and find out just how the tortoise beat the boastful hare.

A perfect companion title to Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories, retold by Elli Woollard, created by the same winning team.

Stories include:

Two Travellers and the Bear

The Hare and the Tortoise

The Boy who cried Wolf

The Donkey in the Lion's Skin

The Dog and his Reflection

The Baboon and the Fox

The Peacock and the Crane

The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse