Synopses & Reviews
First published in 1697 as Histories or Tales of Long Ago with Morals: Tales of Mother Goose, these timeless stories are brought to life in a newly translated, beautifully illustrated edition. Each classic tale includes an introduction and afterword that sets Perrault's stories in their folklore context. Full-color illustrations.
"An essential reference for folklore collections, in an attractive format that's sure to appeal to young readers." Kirkus Reviews with Pointers
An illustrated collection of eleven classic tales including such favorites as The Little Red Hen, Cinderella, and Sleeping Beauty.
About the Author
Neil Philip is a noted folklorist and anthologist who has written several books on Native American and multicultural themes for Clarion, including IN A SACRED MANNER I LIVE, which was named both a YALSA Best Book for Young Adults and a New York Times Notable Book of the Year. He lives in England.