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A wonderful collection of ten folktales specially chosen from around the globe. Stories are The Baobab Tree, Baba Yaga the Flying Witch, The Stonecutter, Dick Whittington, The Three Wishes, The Fish that Talked, King Midas and the Golden Touch, Brer Rabbit Down the Well, The Magic Pear Tree and Genie in the Bottle. Each story is brilliantly illustrated by artists from the Usborne Young Reading Programme.

Book information

Key Stage
KS1/2 E
Lexile Measure
Padded hardback
ISBN: 9781409516491
Extent: 336 pages
Dimensions: 194 x 152mm
Lesley Sims

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“A wonderful collection of folk tales from around the world, 10 in all, full of amazing characters and colourfully illustrated throughout. The stories include: The Baobab Tree, The Fish That Talked, The Stonecutter and The Three Wishes.”