Snow White, Star Striker (Fairytale Friends)

A Story about Teamwork

Sue Nicholson, illustrated by Flavia Sorrentino
AUD $12.99
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Snow White is one of the village football teams best players. But she wants to score all the goals herself and never passes the ball to her friends. Will she ever learn to play as part of a team? Learn about teamwork in this story about Snow White and her fairytale friends.

Once upon a time, there was a misty blue mountain. Below the misty blue mountain was a wild, dark forest and by the wild, dark forest was a village.The village had a stream and a duck pond and an old red apple tree and it was home to Snow White and her fairytale friends. The Fairytale Friends series brings fairytales into the modern day and features scenarios young children can relate to and learn from. Each story in this new picture book series focuses on a different fairytale character, a different strength or core virtue and a challenge to overcome, often with the help of their friends. Readers will enjoy spotting characters from other books and recognizing key elements of the original fairytale while enjoying the new twist. Notes and questions at the back of the book will summarize what the character has learnt and prompt further discussion while activities will provide more fairytale fun.

Author bio:

Sue Nicholson was previously an editor for publishers including Macmillan Education, DK and Kingfisher. Now freelance, Sue has written books for all ages on a wide variety of subjects, but her particular interest is in producing material for the under-5s and early readers. Sue loves writing original fiction and non-fiction, re-telling and adapting stories.Flavia Sorrentino lives and works as a freelance illustrator in Rome. She loves her city and the figure of speech, "Rome wasnt built in a day", which inspires her each day to seek new ways of communication and expression. She has a true passion for Toulouse Lautrec, poetry, historical costume, typography, Tina Turner and tomato sauce!

Category: Children’s & educational
ISBN: 9781786035707
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: QED
Series: Fairytale Friends
Pub Date: May 2019
Page Extent: 24
Format: Paperback
Age: 5 - 7
Subject: Traditional stories (Children's / Teenage)