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    The Orchard Book of Grimm's Fairy Tales (Orchard Books) (Hardback) By (author) Saviour Pirotta, Illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark


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    DescriptionStep into a magical world of beautiful princesses and handsome princes, wicked witches and good fairies. Here are ten of the best-loved fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm, retold in a friendly, accessible way that's perfect for young children. Saviour Pirotta's lively retellings of these classic fairy tales are perfectly complemented by Emma Chichester Clark's rich, glowing illustrations, making this book a joy to share and a gift to treasure. Contents: The Sleeping Princess; The Magic Gingerbread House; The Magic Bear and the Handsome Prince;The Golden-Haired Girl in the Tower; Little Mouse and Lazy Cat; The Princess and the Seven Dwarves; The Swans and the Brave Princess; The Naughty Princess and the Frog; The Girl Who Spun Straw into Gold; The Twelve Dancing Princesses.

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    The Orchard Book of Grimm's Fairy Tales
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Saviour Pirotta, Illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 128
    Width: 244 mm
    Height: 268 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 980 g
    ISBN 13: 9781408309834
    ISBN 10: 1408309831

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y2.1
    BIC E4L: TRD, F5+
    BIC subject category V2: YFJ
    DC22: 823.92
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 12100
    Libri: ENGM3100, BILD4700, ENGL1805
    BISAC V2.8: JUV012000, JUV022000
    BIC children’s book marketing category: B3H79
    Libri: BILD4850, MAER2068
    Thema V1.0: YFJ
    BIC E4L: F5, YTR, YER
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    Hachette Children's Books
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    Publication date
    06 October 2011
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    Author Information
    Saviour Pirotta is the bestselling author of over 100 children's books. His work ranges from novelty titles for toddlers to short novels and collections of folk tales. Saviour has been fascinated by traditional tales since he was a child, and before becoming a full-time writer he worked as a storyteller for the Commonwealth Institute in London, visiting schools and libraries around Britain. His titles include The Orchard Book of First Greek Myths and Around the World in 80 Tales. Emma Chichester Clark trained at the Chelsea School of Art and the Royal College. In 1988 she won the Mother Goose Award for the most promising newcomer in children's book illustration and has since collaborated on a number of picture books and story collections, including I Love You, Blue Kangaroo, which was shortlisted for the Greenaway Medal. Her titles for Orchard include The Orchard Book of Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales and The Orchard Book of Aesop's Fables.
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    A very enjoyable first reading experience for your budding bookworm. Junior