The Three Billy Goats Gruff

The Three Billy Goats Gruff

By Carol Ottolenghi (Retold by); Mark Clapsadle (Illustrator)

Brighter Child, Paperback, 9780769658681, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 2009

Between the pages of the Brighter Child(R) Keepsake Stories books are the classic tales of magic, imagination, and inspiration that will delight children again and again. From the hard-working Red Hen to the foolish Gingerbread Man, these stories will capture children's interest and spark their imagination page after page, inspiring a lifelong love of literature and reading. Each book includes 32 pages of fresh, captivating illustrations, and measures 8" x 8." --In this beloved tale, the three goats must outwit the evil troll lurking under the bridge Children will eagerly continue reading to see if the goats make it across so they can eat their dinner. --This title is also available in an English/Spanish bilingual edition.

About the Author
Carol Ottolenghi has written nonfiction and fiction books for adults and children for almost 20 years. In 1996, she won the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Magazine Merit Honor Award. One of her stories was selected for Best of the Children's Market by the Institute of Children's Literature. She currently lives in Ohio.