The Emperor's New Clothes

Written by Marcus Sedgwick

Illustrated by Alison Jay

The Emperor's New Clothes Synopsis

A reissue of this beautiful version of the Hans Christian Andersen classic, illustrated in Alison Jay's unique and attractive style. In this retelling by Marcus Sedgwick, the Emperor is a very proud and vain lion, served by his long-suffering Chamberlain and Treasurer. He wants to commission the finest set of robes ever seen! But the devious tailors have plans of their own... This new edition captures the charm of the timeless classic with a fresh new look.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781783701469
Publication date: 1st January 2015
Author: Marcus Sedgwick
Illustrator: Alison Jay
Publisher: Templar Publishing
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 32 pages

About Marcus Sedgwick

Alison Jay is a graduate of the London College of Printing and the critically acclaimed illustrator of many books for children, including The Nutcracker, Welcome to the Zoo and Nursery Rhyme Rainbow.

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