Author(s): Graham Percy
* Ideal for bedtime reading with all stories designed to be read within 10 minutes * Enchanting tales taken from the storytelling heritage of many different countries and cultures * Simply retold and beautifully illustrated in soft pastels by Graham Percy * Great price! Magical characters from every continent, including a kettle that transforms into a dancing badger from Japan, an Aboriginal tale of friendship between an owl and a hurricane and witches and butterflies from Persia. A collection of stories full of imagination, colour and wonderful detail taken from all over the globe. Perfect for reading to children at the end of a busy day. Age range: 3 years onwards. Other books in series, Classic Nursery Tales (9781843652151), Tales from The Wind in the Willows (9781843651413), Tales from Pinocchio (9781843651475), Tales from the Arabian Nights (9781843651444).
Graham Percy was born in New Zealand but moved to England to study at the RCA and went on to became famous throughout the world for his beautiful and playful artwork for children. Graham lived most of his life in Wimbledon and sadly passed away in 2008.