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The Feathered Ogre A Tale from Italy

Written by Fran Parnell

Illustrated by Sophie Fatus

Part of the Stories from Around the World: Series

The Feathered Ogre A Tale from Italy Synopsis

A gardener goes on a quest to obtain an ogre feather to cure the ailing king only to discover that the king's daughter, who was previously captured by the ogre, has her own tricks up her sleeve. This illustrated chapter book retelling of an Italian folktale is available individually and as part of the Stories from around the World: 4 Tales of Problem-Solving & Wit set.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781782858393
Publication date: 20th August 2019
Author: Fran Parnell
Illustrator: Sophie Fatus
Publisher: Barefoot Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 48 pages

About Fran Parnell

Fran Parnell lives in Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire, although her heart lives in Iceland, with the trolls. She has always loved monster tales, the bigger and badder the better! Previously a Barefoot Books editor, her published work includes The Barefoot Book of Monsters! (Barefoot Books, 2003) and Copenhagen (Insight Guides, 2012). Known for her exuberant illustrations, Sophie Fatus is a French artist who lives and works in Florence, Italy. While working on The Barefoot Book of Monsters!, in which The Feathered Ogre was originally published, Sophie particularly enjoyed creating monsters that are loveable and scary at the same time. She has illustrated a ...

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