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The Resource My First Oxford Book of Stories, Geraldine McCaughrean; Illustrated by Robina Green

My First Oxford Book of Stories, Geraldine McCaughrean; Illustrated by Robina Green

Label
My First Oxford Book of Stories
Title
My First Oxford Book of Stories
Statement of responsibility
Geraldine McCaughrean; Illustrated by Robina Green
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
  • This is a collection of favourite stories such as "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" and "The Gingerbread Man"
  • "Twelve chestnuts ... illustrated with plenty of small, finely detailed vignettes.... A suitable ... choice for adults searching for a fresh gathering of the perennials to share with younger children."--Kirkus Reviews"Master storyteller Geraldine McCaughrean retells a dozen nursery staples.... Detailed spot illustrations in a realistic style accompany the well-polished renditions of "Little Red Riding Hood," "Goldilocks and the Three Bears," and other favorites."--Publishers Weekly "Twelve chestnuts ... illustrated with plenty of small, finely detailed vignettes.... A suitable ... choice for adults searching for a fresh gathering of the perennials to share with younger children."--Kirkus Reviews "Master storyteller Geraldine McCaughrean retells a dozen nursery staples.... Detailed spot illustrations in a realistic style accompany the well-polished renditions of "Little Red Riding Hood," "Goldilocks and the Three Bears," and other favorites."--Publishers Weekly "Twelve chestnuts ... illustrated with plenty of small, finely detailed vignettes.... A suitable ... choice for adults searching for a fresh gathering of the perennials to share with younger children."--Kirkus Reviews "Master storyteller Geraldine McCaughrean retells a dozen nursery staples.... Detailed spot illustrations in a realistic style accompany the well-polished renditions of "Little Red Riding Hood," "Goldilocks and the Three Bears," and other favorites."--Publishers Weekly "Twelve chestnuts ... illustrated with plenty of small, finely detailed vignettes.... A suitable ... choice for adults searching for a fresh gathering of the perennials to share with younger children."--Kirkus Reviews"Master storyteller Geraldine McCaughrean retells a dozen nursery staples.... Detailed spot illustrations in a realistic style accompany the well-polished renditions of "Little Red Riding Hood," "Goldilocks and the Three Bears," and other favorites."--Publishers Weekly
Biographical or historical data
Geraldine McCaughrean is an acclaimed children's writer, whose books include The Random Children's Book of Stories from the Ballet and My First Oxford Book of Stories, as well as classic retellings of Moby Dick, The Canterbury Tales and The Odyssey.
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
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McCaughrean, Geraldine
Dewey number
JF
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Primary
Literary form
novels
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Green, Robina
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  • 5-7 years; Fiction; Treasury / Gift Anthology; Non-character; Non Tie-in
  • Fiction 5+
  • Traditional Tales
  • Early Reader
Target audience
juvenile
Label
My First Oxford Book of Stories, Geraldine McCaughrean; Illustrated by Robina Green
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Hardback
Control code
9780192781154
Dimensions
25x19 cm.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780192781154
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col.ill.
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
My First Oxford Book of Stories, Geraldine McCaughrean; Illustrated by Robina Green
Publication
Note
Hardback
Control code
9780192781154
Dimensions
25x19 cm.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780192781154
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col.ill.
Specific material designation
regular print

Library Locations

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      210 Old Brompton Road, London, SW5 0BS, GB
      51.4900379 -0.1883197
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