Three Classic Children's Stories
Little Red Riding Hood, Jack the Giant-Killer, and Rumpelstiltskin
ISBN10: 0764955462 ISBN13: 9780764955464 Contributors: Gorey, Edward; Donnelly, James Publisher: Pomegranate Published: Sep 15 2010 Pages: 111 Weight: 1.15lbs. Height: 8.75" Width: 6.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Three timeless favoritesLittle Red Riding Hood, Jack the Giant-Killer, and Rumpelstiltskincome together in this enchanting collection of read-aloud fun. Illustrated in charming detail by Edward Gorey and retold with engaging wit by James Donnelly, these unique renditions offer a fresh take on age-old tales.
What happens when Little Red Riding Hood ignores her mother's advice to "Keep yourself to yourself"? How will young Jack fight the Giant who gobbles children by the fistful? And how will Queen Omoline save her baby from the devious Rumpelstiltskin? Gorey's expressive drawings and Donnelly's breezy text prove that good stories never grow old: rather, the tales in Three Classic Children's Stories are better than ever.