Tales from Around the World by Graham Percy

The Lovereading4Kids comment

Enchanting 10 minute tales, perfect for reading to children at the end of a busy day. A collection of stories full of imagination, colour and wonderful detail taken from all over the globe. Magical characters from every continent, including a kettle that transforms into a dancing badger from Japan, an Aboriginal tale of friendship between an owl and a hurricane and witches and butterflies from Persia.


Tales from Around the World by Graham Percy

Ideal for bedtime reading with all stories designed to be read within 10 minutes.

Encompassing the storytelling heritage of many different countries and cultures, simply retold and beautifully illustrated in soft pastels by Graham Percy.

Age range: 3 years onwards.

There are other books in series, Classic Nursery Tales, Tales from The Wind in the Willows, Tales from Pinocchio and Tales from the Arabian Nights.

About the Author

Graham Percy was born in New Zealand but moved to England to study at the RCA and went on to became famous throughout the world for his beautiful and playful artwork for children. Graham lived most of his life in Wimbledon and sadly passed away in 2008.

More books by this author

Loading similar books...

Other Formats

Book Info


96 pages


Graham Percy
More books by Graham Percy


Pavilion Children's Books an imprint of Anova Books

Publication date

16th May 2012




I think Lovereading4kids is an amazing company because of the friendly staff and the fabulous chance to read great books before publication.

Adam Graham

Lovereading4kids is great, we get books really early never late. We love to read and review, and think you would like it too. The excitement

Jasmine Harris-Hart, age 12

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

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

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

It has introduced my children to books we hadn’t come across before. Real children’s reviews gives a great insight into what others think to

Lorraine Woods

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

It’s a community united by a passion for books and promoting the best there is in children’s literature.

Sam Bateman and family

Lovereading 4 schools