Chosen by Michael Morpurgo - All books by this author
Award-winning children's writer and former United Kingdom Children's Laureate Michael Morpurgo has collected the greatest magical stories and put them all together for your reading pleasure. From tiny heroes and talking frogs to meddling fairies and mysterious sea creatures, all the wonders of the magical world are right here. This timeless collection will be treasured forever by children looking for something magical to read alone or to share. Stories include "The Frog Prince," "Rumpelstiltskin," "Sleeping Beauty," and more. Strikingly illustrated and charmingly retold, there are lots of great stories from around the world that children will explore and enjoy. (Ages 7+)
About The Author:
Michael Morpurgo is a former Children’s Laureate in Great Britain and the best-selling author of over 130 books for children, including Greatest Animal Stories (available from Barron's in North America), as well as Private Peaceful, The Butterfly Lion, Kensuke’s Kingdom, and Warhorse. Since 1976, he and his wife, Claire, have run the charity Farms for Children, which offers children and teachers from urban primary schools the opportunity to live and work in the English countryside for a week. Visit his website at www.michaelmorpurgo.com.
Hardcover with jacket / 256 Pages / 7 3/4 x 10 / 2018