Peter and the Wolf by S.S. Prokof'ev, Ian Beck


Peter and the Wolf by S.S. Prokof'ev, Ian Beck

Peter and the Wolf was composed by the great Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev to introduce children to the instruments of the orchestra. This timeless tale is beautifully retold and illustrated with by award-winning Ian Beck, and remains a wonderful introduction to the world of music.

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Full of winter coldness balanced by a warm retelling of the famous story Books for Your Children Beautifully presented with childlike, atmospheric illustrations made more dreamy by the drifting snowflakes Daily Mirror An inventive way to introduce children to classical music Practical Parenting

About the Author

IAN BECK is a familiar name to the Doubleday/Corgi lists with his previous successful picture books. A freelance illustrator for over twenty years (including such notable artwork as the record cover for Elton John's Yellow Brick Road album), Ian turned to writing and illustrating children's books on the birth of his own first child.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Publication date

5th October 1995



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