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Classic stories and fairy tales

Classic children's books illustration

Every generation is enthralled by much-loved classic children's stories such as Little Red Riding Hood and Wind in the Willows, and Usborne editions are beautifully illustrated and retold for today’s children.

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A perfect gift to be read over and over. LoveReading4Kids review of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Usborne graphic novels

Legends and classic stories are brought to life in these action-packed, beautifully illustrated graphic novels.

Find out more about how author Russell Punter created the books –  with advice from a Doctor Who and Sherlock storyboard artist – on the Usborne blog.

Usborne jigsaw and picture books

These classic fairy tales are retold in beautiful picture books with gorgeous matching jigsaws, presented in sturdy, attractive boxes.

Perfect introduction to Shakespeare

Complete Shakespeare

Complete Shakespeare

This collection of stories from all Shakespeare’s plays, with beautiful illustrations and quotations, is the perfect introduction to Shakespeare. Each story includes short details about the main characters, and famous and memorable quotations from the play. Find out more...

Shakespeare books

More Shakespeare books

Usborne Young Reading books, sticker books and gift books bring the world of Shakespeare to life in friendly formats for children.

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