Mary Engelbreit's Nursery Tales: A Treasury of Children's Classics by Mary EngelbreitMary Engelbreit's Nursery Tales: A Treasury of Children's Classics by Mary Engelbreit

Mary Engelbreit's Nursery Tales: A Treasury of Children's Classics

byMary Engelbreit

Hardcover | October 14, 2008

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Jack and the Beanstalk, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, the Little Red Hen, and nine other tales are brought to life in this superb treasury. The delightful characters will become storyland friends for life for children who meet them here. Just wait until your child sees the Giant's expression as he cries, "Fee, fi, fo, fum," or the adorable Elves dancing in the Shoemaker's cottage! The Ginger-bread Boy's candy buttons and the dazzling feathers of the Ugly Duckling are among the many inviting details to discover with each new look.

A collection of nursery tales so child friendly, rewarding, and full of fun could only have come from the rich and playful imagination of Mary Engelbreit.

Mary Engelbreit had extraordinary success illustrating cards and calendars before fulfilling her dearest wish?to illustrate for children. In marvelous picture books like the one you are holding, and such treasuries as New York Times bestselling Mary Engelbreit's Mother Moose, she shares the sense of wonder, spirited wit, and the nostal...
Title:Mary Engelbreit's Nursery Tales: A Treasury of Children's ClassicsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:136 pages, 10 × 10 × 0.56 inPublished:October 14, 2008Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060731680

ISBN - 13:9780060731687

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


Editorial Reviews

“The humorous expressions of the characters and the lines of text incorporated into the illustrations are classic Engelbreit touches. This cheery collection will appeal to the artist’s fans, as well as to anyone looking for not-too-scary versions of old favorites for young children.”