About this book
Vivid, gripping retellings of 50 classic fairytales by Philip Pullman, 'a supreme storyteller' "Telegraph". He is read and admired by adults and children alike, and this collection brings the heart of each tale to the fore, in his unique and powerful voice. 2012 is also the 200th anniversary of the first publication of "Grimm's Fairy Tales".
Includes tales such as: "Rapunzel", "Snow White", "Cinderella", "The Three Snake Leaves", "Hans-my-Hedgehog" and "Godfather Death". This title discusses how these stories have lasted so long, and become part of our collective storytelling imagination.