The Lion First Book of Nursery Stories by Lois Rock

The Lion First Book of Nursery Stories

Written by Lois Rock
Illustrated by Barbara Vagnozzi
Part of the Nursery Series Series

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A brightly illustrated collection of 15 nursery stories, some traditional ones and some which will be new to you and your family. The perfect length for storytime, presented in an accessible and appealing way. With an easy-to-read text and lots of illustrations packed full of character, this treasury of nursery stories is designed to be read to young children to introduce to the great classics of childhood.

A companion book to the Lion First Book of Bible Stories.


The Lion First Book of Nursery Stories by Lois Rock

The 15 stories include such favourites as the Three Little Pigs, Goldilocks, and The Three Billy Goats Gruff. Along with Barbara Vagnozzi's bold illustrations which fill the pages, these easy retellings are compellingly child-friendly throughout.


.. .bright, cheery, and whimsical. School Library Journal

About the Author

Lois Rock

Lois Rock has established an international reputation as a children’s writer. Specialising in Bible stories, prayer books and information books, her books have been translated into over 30 languages with sales approaching 4 million copies. She draws on her experience as a mother of three and as a leader of church children’s groups.

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96 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Lion Children's Books an imprint of Lion Hudson Plc

Publication date

30th April 2013




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