Lost Tales by Adam Murphy

The Lovereading4Kids comment

Shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award 2017 - Best Story Long-forgotten fables, rekindled by the magic of comics


Lost Tales by Adam Murphy

In the land of the Mi'kmaq, there lived an invisible warrior who longed to be seen. In the Punjab, there lived a poor hermit who renounced riches. In Brazil, there lived a lonely princess who yearned for a playmate. Uncover these tales of wonder from around the world.

From Adam Murphy, creator of Corpse Talk, comes a collection of the most magical myths and legends you've never heard before...

About the Author

Comics artist. Illustrator. Husband. Idiot savant. Desperately trying to make sense of it all. Slowly feeling like I’m getting the hang of it. Full-time comics artist since 2011.

More books by this author

Loading similar books...

Other Formats

Book Info


80 pages


Adam Murphy
More books by Adam Murphy

Author's Website



David Fickling Books

Publication date

4th August 2016




It’s so easy to find the right book for your child. Such an easy-to-use, yet in-depth website. 100% reliable.

Pippa, Jack, Liam & Matthew Wils

At @HHSHaringey we love @lovereading4kids because our pupils can practice reviewing & get free upcoming books before anyone else!

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham

It gives me a chance to read types of books that I would not normally try, and it motivates me to read every night to finish it!

Alice Horncastle, age 14

Love “Lovereading4kids” as my son gets to hear about & read new books before his mates which keeps him interested in reading=a very happy Mum

Liz Evans

I love finding new books to read. My mummy and me look at the new ones coming out. I have written reviews of some of them!

Jessica Cobbin – age 7

Lovereading 4 schools