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 ...

£14.99

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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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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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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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4-7 years

A Treasury of Fairy Tales

Helen Cresswell, Sian Bailey

A Treasury of Fairy Tales

A sumptuous collection of favourite tales, with exquisitely detailed plates and decorative vignettes by illustrator, Sian Bailey. Open this book and enter the magical world of fairy tales, a land of mystery and enchantment, alive with handsome princes, wicked queens ...

£12.99

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7+ years

How to Train Your Dragon: A Journal for Heroes

Cressida Cowell

How to Train Your Dragon: A Journal for Heroes

Ink-splattered and full of quotes, Viking songs and riotous drawings from the How to Train Your Dragon books. This is a must-have journal for all seasons with blank space for young Heroes to fill with their own dragon drawings and ...

£9.99

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