First Picture Fairytales by Felicity Brooks
  

Synopsis

First Picture Fairytales by Felicity Brooks

This is a charming introduction to eight well-loved fairytales for little children, all beautifully illustrated by the ever-popular handmade models of Jo Litchfield. It features all the favourites: Little Red Riding Hood , Sleeping Beauty , Cinderella , Hansel and Gretel , The Princess and the Pea , Rapunzel , Goldilocks and Jack and the Beanstalk . Children can either follow the picture strip stories while the text is read to them, or tell the story themselves as their confidence and reading ability grows. This irresistible little board book will make an ideal gift for toddlers and very young children.

About the Author

Felicity Brooks

Felicity Brooks was born in Guildford in 1961. She studied English and Drama at Exeter University and worked in Theatre-in-Education and as a freelance lexicographer and teacher of trainee pilots before starting a career in children's publishing nearly 20 years ago.

As well as devising numerous novelty books for babies and toddlers, she has retold myths and legends and worked on encyclopedias, dictionaries, history, geography, languages, poetry, picture books, science, maths and nature.

Her books have won the Practical Pre-school gold and silver medals, the Right Start gold award, The TES Senior Information Book award, La Science se Livre award and been short-listed for the Aventis prizes for science books.

Felicity lives in Oxfordshire with her husband and their seven-year old daughter, Olivia.

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Book Info

Format

Board book
16 pages
Interest Age: 2 years +

Author

Felicity Brooks
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Publisher

Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

1st August 2011

ISBN

9781409534174


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