Traditional stories

Classic and traditional tales

eBooks and books on classic and traditional tales

Jack and the Beanstalk: a Book of Nursery Stories

Kathleen Lines, Harold Jones

Jack and the Beanstalk: a Book of Nursery Stories

Jack and the Beanstalk is just one of the ten favourite nursery stories that make up this companion to Harold Jones's book of nursery rhymes, Lavender's Blue. All the best and most-loved stories, such as The Three Bears ...

£10.99

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3+ years

The Gingerbread Man

Mara Alperin, Miriam Latimer

The Gingerbread Man

The cheeky little gingerbread man is having so much fun! He scurries away from Mr and Mrs Baker and all the hungry animals, but then he meets a crafty fox ...Will the gingerbread man meet a sticky end? My First ...

£6.99

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12-16 years

The Seeing Stone

Kevin Crossley-Holland

The Seeing Stone

The year is 1199, the place the Welsh Marches. Young Arthur de Caldicot is given a shining stone in which his legendary namesake is revealed. In 100 short chapters that brilliantly evoke life in a medieval manor, stories of the ...

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3+ years

The Three Little Pigs

Mara Alperin, Ag Jatkowska

The Three Little Pigs

Three little pigs set off to build new homes for themselves. But someone big and bad soon comes looking for a tasty piggy snack ...Can the pigs outwit the wicked wolf? My First Fairytales are a magical introduction to the ...

£6.99

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Book Lovers Interview

30 march 2017

Book Lovers Interview

This month's Book Lover's Interview features book blogger Kim, who is a big advocate of reading and reviews lots of wonderful books, with the help of her daughter, over on her blog BookBairn.

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3+ years

Rumpelstiltskin

Mara Alperin, Loretta Schauer

Rumpelstiltskin

Poor Isabel! The king has locked her in a tower and ordered her to spin straw into gold. It's impossible! Then a mysterious, magical man appears, offering to help ...But what does he want in return? My First Fairytales ...

£6.99

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7+ years

Little Prince: An Epic Tale from Ancient Iraq

Kathy Henderson, Jane Ray

Little Prince: An Epic Tale from Ancient Iraq

This is a fiction format reissue of Lugalbanda for confident readers. From the land we now call Iraq comes the story of a young prince's extraordinary adventures. On his way to war with his older brothers, Lugalbanda meets the ...

£4.99

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7+ years

Jim's Lion

Russell Hoban, Alexis Deacon

Jim's Lion

Jim is in hospital. He's frightened. What if the doctors send him somewhere that he can't find his way back from? Nurse Bami tells Jim that he must go to his "good place" and there, his "finder" will ...

£7.99

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9-11 years

Hansel and Gretel

Neil Gaiman, Lorenzo Mattotti

Hansel and Gretel

The enduring story of the children, the breadcrumb trail and the gingerbread house is brought to life by master storyteller, Neil Gaiman. Who better to retell the Brothers Grimm's greatest, and perhaps darkest, fairy tale, Hansel and Gretel? Coupled ...

£14.99

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Book Lovers Interview

31 january 2017

Book Lovers Interview

Here at Boolino we have compiled ten questions for our brand new blog feature - The Book Lovers Interview! Our first book lover under the spotlight is teacher and mum from Dorset, Verity ...

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