A beautiful gift edition of Aesop's Fables featuring eight classic stories, charmingly retold in rhyming verse with stunning illustrations. Bringing together the incredible talents of award-winning illustrator and Booktrust Time to Read favourite, Marta Altes and author and poet, Elli Woollard, this unique collection of Aesop's Fables is a fresh and funny take on an enduring classic. Richly illustrated throughout by Marta Altes, author of Little Monkey, this is perfect for new and younger readers and will delight children and adults alike.
Meet the town mouse and his country cousin, discover what happens to the boy who cried wolf one too many times and find out just how the tortoise beat the boastful hare. A perfect companion title to Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories, retold by Elli Woollard, created by the same winning team. Stories include:Two Travellers and the BearThe Hare and the TortoiseThe Boy who cried WolfThe Donkey in the Lion's SkinThe Dog and his ReflectionThe Baboon and the FoxThe Peacock and the CraneThe Town Mouse and the Country Mouse