Red Riding Hood
by Lari Don
Lari Don's retelling of this well-loved tale is lively and exciting with a wolf who is just scary enough for younger children to enjoy. With eye catching illustrations, this is a perfect introduction to the traditional tale classic.
The Elves and the Shoemaker by Alison Edgson
When the kind shoemaker runs out of money, he worries how he will finish his shoes. Then one morning, he find the most magnificent pair of shoes.
But who has made them...and why? The classic story comes to life with lift-up flaps to encourage prediction and discussion.
The Three Little Pigs
by Mei Matsuoka
Then I'll HUFF and I'll PUFF and I'll blow your house down! cried the wolf. Find out what happens in this classic tale when the three little pigs build homes made of straw, sticks and bricks. With lively illustrations to engage and excite.
The Boy Who Cried Wolf
by Tony Ross
Whenever Harry is made to do anything he doesn't like, he distracts people by crying, 'Wolf!'. Then one day, when the wolf really does jump out at Harry, nobody listens when he cries 'Wolf!'. A hilarious and quirky retelling of a famous fable, with an unexpected ending!
The Magic Paintbrush
by Julia Donaldson
With her magic paintbrush, Shen enjoys painting things to help others. But when the evil emperor hears of her gift, he commands Shen to paint gold for him instead. She is determined to paint only for the need, but can she match the emperor's mighty power?
The Ugly Duckling
The poor Ugly Duckling is chased away from his home because he doesn't fit in. Join him on his journey of survival and homecoming. This story is a perfect introduction to the classic tale, with its gentle, rhythmic text and bright, friendly illustrations.