Rapunzel (Storytime Classics)

Saviour Pirotta, illustrated by Lucy Fleming
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The story of the beautiful girl with long hair, locked in the tower by the witch, has delighted generations - this beautiful new edition will provide pleasure for todays young readers.

This beautiful new edition, simply told for young readers, breathes new life into the classic tale of Rapunzel, the girl with long hair who is locked in a tower by a witch. A poor couple steal from an old woman, who takes their baby in revenge and names her Rapunzel. She keeps the child locked in a tower and in years to come, uses Rapunzels long hair to thwart a young princes efforts to help Rapunzel escape. But the princes love for Rapunzel and hers for him eventually unites them—and the old woman is never seen again. Fairy tales have been handed down through generations, and today Rapunzel still captivates young children with its magic and romance. This stunning new edition is brilliantly illustrated in a fun modern style for a new generation to enjoy, telling the story simply and compellingly for todays youngest readers. This book is part of the much-loved Storytime Classics series which offers collectible, child-friendly format editions of classic stories to make the perfect home library for children everywhere.

Author bio:

Saviour Pirotta is the best-selling author of over 100 children's books. Born in Malta and now living in Yorkshire, Saviour has written stories, poems and plays since he was a boy, and has been writing full-time since 1986. He has won the English Association Award as well as Aesop Accolade in the US.

Category: Children’s & educational
ISBN: 9781786039330
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: QED
Series: Storytime Classics
Pub Date: July 2019
Page Extent: 24
Format: Paperback
Age: 4 - 7
Subject: Children's, Teenage & educational