Synopses & Reviews
Get in step with the colorful animals that race, waddle, and leap through these pages! From a fast-footed monkey to a two-timing fox, each creature has a story to tell and a moral to teach. These famous tales tickle the imagination and teach simple truths, ones that children and adults face every day.
Inside are twenty classic fables, including The Tortoise and the Hare, The Goose Who Laid the Golden Eggs, and The City Mouse and the Country Mouse. Passed from generation to generation, Aesop's best-loved fables are presented here with beautiful illustrations that bring these naughty, bold, brave, and lovable creatures to life.
A timeless collection of twenty of Aesop's best-loved fables -- punctuated by the age-old morals that have instructed countless generations. Accompanied by beautiful, full-color illustrations from award-winning artist Don Daily, this volume highlights such fables as The Goose Who Laid the Golden Eggs, The Mouse and the Frog, and the one and only The Tortoise and the Hare.
In The Classic Treasury of Aesop's Fables, there are twenty tales, each told through a series of lush, colorful pictures, which end with the simple moral, evoked in a single sentence. Children will love to see what befalls Aesops cast of creatures that includes dogs, mice, and lions, proving that no one is too big or small to learn a thing or two.
Four Courage Classics are now reformatted into a smaller trim size and a special price, sure to make them necessities in any library. Featuring rich, beautiful, and vibrant illustrations by award-winning artists, these classic tales are treasures for all readers. Full color.
A treasure for all readers
About the Author
Don Daily (1940-2002) illustrated many classic childrens books and anthologies for Courage Books. He also created posters for many films, including The Lone Ranger, The Great Santini, and Roots. Dailys work has appeared in such magazines as Reader's Digest, Cosmopolitan, and Good Housekeeping.