LoveReading4Kids

Becoming a member of the LoveReading4Kids community is free.

No catches, no fine print just unconditional book loving for your children with their favourites saved to their own digital bookshelf.

New members get entered into our monthly draw to win £100 to spend in your local bookshop plus lots lots more...

Find out more

Tales from Grimm

Written by Antonia Barber

Illustrated by Margaret Chamberlain

Featured Books for 5+ readers Featured Books for 7+ readers

LoveReading View on Tales from Grimm

Nine of Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm’s best-known stories are retold with great fluency in this beautifully produced edition which is perfectly designed to be read aloud. Favourites, which include The Frog Prince, Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel and Snow White among others, capture the magic and mystery at the heart of the stories which is also reflected in the attractive illustrations.

LoveReading4Kids

Tales from Grimm Synopsis

A major new selection of the Grimm Fairy Tales, retold especially for five to eight year olds by the noted children’s writer, Antonia Barber.

All the favourite tales such as The Wolf and the Seven Little Kids, Rapunzel and The Elves and the Shoemaker are here, as well as some wonderful lesser-known ones.

Antonia Barber’s splendid story telling is well matched by the fresh, atmospheric illustrations of Margaret Chamberlain, which capture the spirit of each tale.

One of the Frances Lincoln Classics series which also includes Tales from Hans Christian Andersen and Greek Myths: Stories of Sun, Stone and Sea.

If you loved this, you might like these...

The Golden Acorn
The 117-Storey Treehouse
Eagle Warrior
Fire Girl, Forest Boy

All versions of this book

ISBN: 9781847805096
Publication date: 05/06/2014
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781847805096
Publication date: 5th June 2014
Author: Antonia Barber
Illustrator: Margaret Chamberlain
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Format: Hardback
Suitable for: 5+ readers, 7+ readers
Other Categories: Classics

About Antonia Barber

Antonia Barber comes from a theatrical family, and began making up stories and plays in early childhood.  After studying at the University of London, she became a playwright, and then a successful children’s author.  A splendid storyteller, she has been writing children’s books for almost thirty years, and has a warm following among children and their parents.  Her previous books include The Mousehole Cat; a finalist for the Smarties Prize, winner of the 1990 British Book Award and Commended for the 1991 Kate Greenaway Medal; it was later made into an animated film, The Enchanter&...

More About Antonia Barber

Share this book

LoveReading
LoveWriting
LoveReading4Schools
NEW INDIE AND SELF PUBLISHED BOOK REVIEW AND PROMOTION SERVICE LAUNCHED!    Read More
×