Old Peter's Russian Tales
Written by Arthur Ransome, Christina Hardyment
Illustrated by Christina Hardyment
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The Lovereading4Kids comment
July 2010 Guest Editor Marcus Sedgwick: "I think this was the book that more than any other gave me a love of folk and fairy tales. Written by Ransome years before his Swallow and Amazon series, it's full of delightful writing, and things both light and dark. Ever since I started writing myself I've tried to find ways to work folk tales into my stories."
Old Peter's Russian Tales by Arthur Ransome, Christina Hardyment
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Arthur Ransome, Christina Hardyment
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Jane Nissen Books
1st September 2003
Jane Nissen Books is an imprint of Jane Nissen Books
Upon retirement from Penguin in 2001, and with the belief that children of the 21st Century should have access to some of the best-loved books of the 20th Century, many of which have gone out of print over the years, Jane Nissen set up her own publishing company with the sole purpose of bringing lost children's classics back into print. In 2007, Jane was granted the Eleanor Farjeon Award for distinguished service to the world of British children's books.
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