Fairies! a True Story

Fairies! a True Story

By Shirley-Raye Redmond; Red Hansen (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780375865619, 48pp.

Publication Date: March 27, 2012


From the forest fairies of West Africa to the magical brownies of Scotland, people have told stories about fairies for a long, long time. In England, two little girls shocked the world when they claimed that they had proof that fairies existed; they had photographs! But are fairies myth? Or are they magic? Fairy fans and beginning readers will delight in this easy-to-read look at fairy folklore and sightings through the ages.

About the Author

Adam Gamble researched, wrote, and produced the Good Night Our World series, which includes more than two dozen titles. He is author of "In the Footsteps of Thoreau" and "A Public Betrayed," He lives on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Red Hansen is an illustrator, formerly with the Waterford Institute. He was born and raised in Arizona and now lives in Celebration, Florida.