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Illustrated stories from around the world

Illustrated stories from around the world

Story collections
Illustrated stories from around the world

  • A wonderful collection of ten folktales specially chosen from around the globe.
  • Stories are The Baobab Tree, Baba Yaga the Flying Witch, The Stonecutter, Dick Whittington, The Three Wishes, The Fish that Talked, King Midas and the Golden Touch, Brer Rabbit Down the Well, The Magic Pear Tree and Genie in the Bottle.
  • Each story is brilliantly illustrated by artists from the Usborne Young Reading Programme.


Key Stage: KS1/2 E; Age 7+

Lexile Measure: 610L

Padded hardback:
Price: £14.00
ISBN: 9781409516491
336 pages
194 x 152mm

Author/Editor: Lesley Sims

Illustrator: Various

Press Reviews

A wonderful collection of folk tales from around the world, 10 in all, full of amazing characters and colourfully illustrated throughout. The stories include: The Baobab Tree, The Fish That Talked, The Stonecutter and The Three Wishes.
Maher The Bookseller’s Summer Reading booklet

Reader Reviews

I like this book so much.

Abdullah, 23rd July 2018