Peter And The Wolf

Peter And The Wolf

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Peter and the Wolf was composed by the great Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev to introduce children to the instruments of the orchestra. This timeless tale is beautifully retold and illustrated with by award-winning Ian Beck, and remains a wonderful introduction to the world of music.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 214 x 258 x 6mm | 181.44g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Corgi Childrens
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • colour and b&w illustrations
  • 0552527556
  • 9780552527552
  • 87,180

About Ian Beck

IAN BECK has worked as a freelance illustrator for many years (including such notable artwork as the record cover for Elton John's Goodbye Yellow Brick Road album). Ian turned to writing and illustrating children's books when his own children were born.
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Review quote

"Full of winter coldness balanced by a warm retelling of the famous story" * Books for Your Children * "Beautifully presented with childlike, atmospheric illustrations made more dreamy by the drifting snowflakes" * Daily Mirror * "An inventive way to introduce children to classical music" * Practical Parenting *
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Review Text

"An inventive way to introduce children to classical music"
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Back cover copy

Boys like Peter aren't afraid of Wolves!

A magnificent new interpretation of Prokofiev's classic tale.
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