Look forward to bedtime with this richly illustrated treasury of 50 bedtime stories from around the world, each the perfect length to read aloud.
There's always time for a bedtime story, so snuggle up and get ready to drift off to the land of nod with this collection of magical tales that includes both well-known classics
and lesser-known treasures
, Australia and Oceania
, North America
, the Middle East
and Latin America.
These folktales and legends, accompanied by enchanting and dream-like illustrations,
are each the perfect length for a bedtime story, and will transport children around the world
as well as into fantasy lands.
The Emperor's New Clothes - Denmark
The Bag of Winds - Greece
How Cheetah Got His Speed - South Africa
The Moon Maiden - Japan
The Star Hunt - New Zealand
The Crow and the Daylight - North America
Aladdin - Syria
The Three Dreams - Guatemala
Collected and retold by award-winning author Angela McAllister
and beautifully illustrated by Anna Shepeta
, this anthology will be treasured by story lovers both young and old.
The World Full of... series
is a collection of beautiful hardback story treasuries. Discover folktales from all around the world or be introduced to some of the world's best-loved writers with these stunning gift books, the perfection addition to any child's library.
Also available from the series: A Year Full of Stories
, A World Full of Animal Stories
, A Stage Full of Shakespeare Stories
, A World Full of Dickens Stories
, A World Full of Spooky Stories
, A Year Full of Celebrations and Festivals
, A World Full of Journeys
and A World Full of Nature Stories