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Fairy Tales

By Berlie Doherty
Illustrated by Jane Ray

An exquisite, acclaimed collection of twelve favourite fairy tales.

The twelve stories in this collection are among the best-loved and most enchanting fairy stories of all. These are classic tales that have enthralled children all over the world for hundreds of years; but rarely, if ever, can they have been presented as perfectly as here. Here is fairy-tale magic for many a lifetime.

  • "...a stunning collection of favourite traditional stories...a visual feast...absolutely beautiful."Children's Book News
  • Shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal, 2000.

About the author

Berlie Doherty been a full-time, compulsive writer of plays, novels, stories and poetry since my first book (How Free You Are!) was published in 1982. She has won the Carnegie Medal twice (1991, 1986) and received an Honorary Doctorate, University of Derby, 2002

About the illustrator

Jane Ray won the Smarties Book Prize for her illustrations for The Story of Creation and has been nominated four times for the Kate Greenaway Medal. She lives in London.

Awards

2000: Kate Greenaway Medal

Kate Greenaway Medal - Shortlisted

ISBN: 9780744594034
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: October 1, 2002
Dimensions: 189 x 229mm, 224pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $27.99
New Zealand RRP: $31.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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