Draw Your Own Story, Grimm's Fairy Tales Best-Loved Classics to Read and Illustrate by Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm
  

Draw Your Own Story, Grimm's Fairy Tales Best-Loved Classics to Read and Illustrate

Written by Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm
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Synopsis

Draw Your Own Story, Grimm's Fairy Tales Best-Loved Classics to Read and Illustrate by Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm

Story time has never been more creative! Growing up with whimsical and rich classic stories is one of the best parts of youth, and now you can foster your child's creativity with Rockport's Draw Your Own series. Draw Your Own: Grimm's Fairy Tales contains classic stories like Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, and Rumpelstiltskin, along with plentiful space to create your own illustrations. Let your family's imagination run wild with images of lush forests, ostentatious castles, gorgeous dresses, and amazing creatures. The Draw Your Own series offers creative families and relatives of children age 6 and up the perfect way to express their own creative vision with a beautiful edition of the text they can illustrate themselves. The stunning presentation of this collection of the best of the Grimms' timeless tales includes a handsome typographic treatment and charming, colorful flourishes on the numerous blank pages, each captioned with a prompt from the accompanying text. If you need inspiration, the book contains a gallery of illustrations from classic to modern, from simple to extravagant, for further motivation.

About the Author

The German brothers Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm spent years collecting and researching folk tales early in the 19th century. They published Children's and Household Tales in 1812, a collection which became known as Grimm's Fairy Tales. The collection included what are now some of the world's most famous stories, including Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel and Rumpelstiltskin. Wilhelm married in 1825, but Jacob never wed and for most of his life lived in his brother's home. The brothers also began a German historical dictionary, the enormous Deutsches Worterbuch, which ran to 16 volumes when it was finally completed by others in 1954.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
160 pages

Author

Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm
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Publisher

Quarry Books

Publication date

18th February 2016

ISBN

9781631591068


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