The Nightingale (Hardcover)

By Pirkko Vainio

NorthSouth (NY), 9780735840294

Publication Date: September 1, 2011



When the Chinese emperor is presented with a bejeweled, golden nightingale he rejects his living, singing pet nightingale. But when he falls ill, only the song of the true nightingale can heal him.

About the Author

Pirkko Vainio is an illustrator and a graphic designer who studied at the Academy of Art in Helsinki.

Praise For The Nightingale

"An unusually beautiful version of an old favorite." Book Magazine on The Ugly Duckling, illustrated by Pirkko Vainio.