Aesop's Fables

Saviour Pirotta, Illustrated by Richard Johnson

Kingfisher

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Now available in a sleek paperback format, this acclaimed collection of gloriously illustrated retellings brings ancient Greece back to life. Saviour Pirotta lends his warm and lively style to a mixture of familiar and lesser-known fables that are perfect for reading aloud to young children. Aesop himself narrates, providing context for the eight selected tales. Full of engaging text, lively artwork, and reliable morals, this collection of timeless stories will remain relevant for a new generation of readers.

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Publishers Weekly
A host of anthologies gather favorites old and new...A dramatic image of the lion caught in the net as the mouse attempts to free him is especially effective. Copyright 2005 Reed Business Information.
 
Children's Literature
Colorful, whimsical illustrations depict people and animals in Ancient Greece as gracious and joyful. An engaging introduction to these timeless tales.

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About the Author

Saviour Pirotta, Illustrated by Richard Johnson

Saviour Pirotta has written more than sixty fiction and nonfiction books for children, and his works have been translated into ten languages. He has a special interest in myths and traditional legends from around the world. Saviour was born in Malta and is a trained chef.

Saviour Pirotta
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Aesop's Fables
Saviour Pirotta, Illustrated by Richard Johnson

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
Kingfisher
September 2007
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780753461334
ISBN10: 0753461331
Picture Book
10 7/8 x 8 1/2 inches, 80 pages
Age Range: 4 to 8
Grade Range: p to 3
$9.99

Hardcover

Hardcover
Kingfisher
October 2005
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780753459195
ISBN10: 0753459191
Picture Book
8 1/2 x 10 7/8 inches, 80 pages, Full color illustations
Age Range: 7 to 10
Grade Range: 2 to 5
$12.95
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