Fairy Tales by Berlie Doherty
  

Fairy Tales

Written by Berlie Doherty

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Berlie Doherty with her unique style manages to bring classic Fairy Tales such as Cinderella, Rumpelstiltskin, Aladdin and Sleeping Beauty to life once more in this truly gorgeous picture book. Inside are some surreal, elegant and always exquisite illustrations from Jane Ray, which compliment the text superbly. Prepare to be enchanted!

Synopsis

Fairy Tales by Berlie Doherty

This is a collection of 12 classic fairy tales from all over the world. They include "Cinderella", "Sleeping Beauty" and "Hansel and Gretel". They are retold here for a new audience.

Reviews

"This wonderful book creates a jewel-like world of enchantment studded with Jane Ray's gold-ecrusted, richly coloured drawings." Guardian

"Perfect in every aspect... there is literally and metaphorically, gold on every page. Both the stories and the pictures move the readers with unfamiliar freshness." The Sunday Times

About the Author

Berlie Doherty

Berlie Doherty is one of the UK’s favourite children’s authors. She has been writing for over twenty years and is published in more than twenty languages. She is a prolific writer of novels, storybooks, picture books, and plays. Berlie lives in Derbyshire

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To read a question and answer session with Berlie Doherty please click here.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback

Author

Berlie Doherty
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Author's Website

www.berliedoherty.com/

Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

2nd September 2002

ISBN

9780744594034

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