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My Favourite Fairy Tales

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Published by Andersen, part of Andersen

Illustrated by Tony Ross

Format: Hardback


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EAN: 9781842709801
Published: 2 Sep 2010


About the book


This humorous and imaginative collection of classic fairy tales is ideal for reading aloud to young children. The collection consists of seven easy-to-read stories with hilariously detailed accompanying illustrations: Beauty and the Beast, Fairy Gifts, Prince Hyacinth and the Dear Little Princess, Rumpelstiltskin, Sweet Porridge, The Hedley Kow and The Musicians of Bremen.

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What the critics say

A humorous and imaginative collection of fairytales ideal for reading aloud to young children...hilariously detailed illustrations.
- Nursery Education

Tony Ross' energetic illustrations are big, action-packed, bright and can't help but draw in the young audience.
- The Bookbag

Ross is one of our best-loved comic illustrators. Every line of his dazzling drawings quivers with comical intensity of feeling. Accessible, funny and direct. Not to be missed.
- Times

Best-selling illustrator Tony Ross brings zest to this original mixture of familiar favourites and less well-known stories.
- LoveReading

Hilarious detail in both the text and the illustration which truly does leap off the page
- armadillomagazine.com

Warm-hearted, funny, colloquial and engaging. A modern classic.
- Angels and Urchins

Retold with verve and wit...Ross's pictures are rich in comedy and character.
- The Sunday Times Year's Best Children's Books

Boldly illustrated with usual flamboyant zest and infectious humour by one of our most popular and prolific picture book artists.
- Carousel

Ross's characters fit on the book shelves like a glove.
- The School Librarian

This is a lovely collection of great and often untold and overlooked stories and, as such, an excellent addition to any child's bedtime reading list.
- The School Librarian

Tony Ross' energetic illustrations work really well . . . they're big, action-packed, bright and can't help but draw in the young audience.
- The Bookbag

Lovely retellings for ages five to seven.
- Read Me, Scholastic

93 large and superbly colourful pages make it a substantial quality bargain.
- The School Librarian

Quirky, funny and great . . . A good book to share with a five/six-year-old at bedtime
- Newbury Weekly News

About the Author

Tony Ross has been highly acclaimed and is in great demand as a children's book illustrator. His books are published all over the world. He lives in Nottingham.

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