This handsome and easy-to-read mini edition features eight tales from beloved storyteller Hans Christian Andersen and pairs old favorites, including "Thumbelina" and "The Emperor's New Clothes," with lesser-known tales, such as "The Sandman" and "The Jumper." Acclaimed children's book illustrator Lisbeth Zwerger's evocative illustrations perfectly capture the mood of these enduring tales.
Hans Christian Andersen is revered worldwide for his more than 160 fairy tales, including many cherished favorites such as "The Little Mermaid," "The Princess ad the Pea," and "The Ugly Ducking."
Lisbeth Zwerger is one of the most highly regarded illustrators of children's books and was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 1990.
Anthea Bell is an award-winning translator who has translated numerous Cornelia Funke novels and many Hans Christian Andersen stories.
Target Age: 5-7
Pub Date: October 01, 2018
5.94"W x 7.44"H x 0.51"D