Usborne Illustrated Grimm's Fairy Tales (Clothbound Story Collections)
|Rating||:||4.44 (788 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||302 Pages|
'Just the right present for young children' - Shetland Times; 'Children - and adults - will never tire of reading the Grimm fairy tales, and this edition is a real keeper' - We Love This Book; 'These beautiful clothbound editions of English classics retold for children are a real treat and an antidote to Holiday TV or computer gamesa lovely introduction to the joys of English literary classics, great for young readers' - Fluxlings; 'A great first introduction to the Brothers Grimm's classic fairy tales and one that young readers are bound to cherish and return to over and over again' - Library Mice; 'Well-loved tales for dark, winter nights in a clothbound edition' - The Scotsman Magazine
This is a wonderful collection of stories from the famous collectors of fairytales, "The Brothers Grimm". Stories include: "The Frog Prince", "Rapunzel", "Hansel and Gretel", "Little Red Riding Hood", "The Bremen Town Musicians", "Tom Thumb", "The Elves and the Shoemaker", "Sleeping Beauty", "Snow White and the Seven Dwarves", "Rumpelstiltskin", "The Goose Girl", "The Bear and the Wren", "The Twelve Dancing Princesses" and "Snow White and Rose Red". It also includes a short biography of the brothers themselves.
Lovely illustrations. My two year old granddaughter is too Lovely illustrations. My two year old granddaughter is too young for the book however, since she likes lots of pictures. I will put it away for her later.. Amazon Customer said My kids love it. Perfect for my kids. My daughter and I both love these versions I think the publisher did a great job writing these stories. My daughter is three and has asked to hear Little Red Riding Hood over and over. This tells me that she didn't quite understand it the first times, but was interested enough to want to learn the language in the story. I am a professional in the language education field and I feel that they hit the nail on the head in terms of grammatical complexity. It is not so simplified that the story is painful for adults to read, but not so complex or lengthy that young childr