Author(s): Vita Murrow
Middle Fiction (Reading Age 10-13 years)
What if heroes were celebrated for the power of their hearts instead of their swords? In this stunning anthology - elegantly presented in a green, clothbound hard cover with gold-toned metallic debossing - 15 favorite fairytales have been retold for a new generation.
Meet King Arthur, who rules by listening to others, and Prince Charming, who really wishes people wouldn't typecast him, in this stereotype-busting follow-up to Power to the Princess
. Focused on issues including self-image
, and disability
, these stories are perfect for sharing between parents and children, or for older heroes and heroines to read by themselves.
Get reacquainted with these caring, considerate, and responsible heroes:
High-five to the hero!
- King Arthur
- Tom Thumb
- The Emperor With New Clothes
- Jack and the Beanstalk
- Prince Charming
- King Midas
- The Pied Piper
- The Hunchback of Notre Dame
- The Snowman
- The Shoemaker (and the Elves)