Tale of Tales (Hardcover)
David Fickling Books, 9780385750165, 112pp.
Publication Date: March 9, 2004
A new offering by award-winning poet Tony Mitton, beautifully illustrated by Peter Bailey.
Short installments comprise The Tale of Tales, the story of a group of animals making their way to Volcano Valley to hear the Tale of Tales, the greatest story ever told. Along the way, the animals meet new travelers and each shares his own story with the group.
This delightful story, filled with humor and warmth, and charmingly illustrated throughout with line drawings, is sure to become a favorite for reading aloud, as well as for newly independent readers.