Anna South

7 children’s books by the writer

7+ years

Aesop's Fables

Anna South

Aesop's Fables

This timeless collection brings together three hundred of the most enduringly popular of Aesop fables in a collection that will delight young and old readers alike. Here are all the age-old favourites - the wily fox, the vain peacock, the predatory ...

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12+ years

I Capture the Castle

Dodie Smith, Ruth Steed

I Capture the Castle

'I write this sitting in the kitchen sink' is the first line of this timeless, witty and enchanting novel about growing up. Cassandra Mortmain lives with her Bohemian and impoverished family in a crumbling castle in the middle of nowhere ...

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A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas

Charles Dickens, John Leech

A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas

John Leech's original magnificent illustrations to A Christmas Carol have been beautifully hand-coloured by Barbara Frith. A celebration of Christmas, a tale of redemption and a critique on Victorian society, Dickens' atmospheric novella follows the miserly, penny-pinching Ebenezer Scrooge ...

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9-11 years

Pinocchio

Carlo Collodi

Pinocchio

Pinocchio is the riotous, tragicomic tale of the most well-known puppet in fiction. Both mischievous and loving, Pinocchio encounters all manner of unusual and dangerous characters on his adventures and must undergo a series of fiendishly imaginative trials - among them ...

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Anne of Green Gables

Anna South, M. A. Claus

Anne of Green Gables

When red-headed orphan Anne arrives at the Cuthbert's home, Green Gables, she feels sure she's found the home she has longed for. They are less certain however; their request to the orphanage had been for a boy. But ...

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Little Women and Good Wives

Louisa May Alcott

Little Women and Good Wives

Timeless in its evocation of idealised family life and robustly enduring, Little Women is recognised as one of the best-loved classic children's stories of all time. Originally written as a 'girls' story', its appeal transcends the boundaries of time ...

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