by Florence Sakade and Yoshisuke Kurosaki
The beloved story of Peach Boy and his unexpected birth from a giant peach is one of the most well known tales in Japan. This beautiful edition includes this classic story and eight other enchanting tales, such as "The Magic Teakettle" and "The Tongue-Cut Sparrow," which are sure to delight children of all ages and cultures.
The book have a generous, easy-to-handle size and the text is produced in a large font. Charmingly decorated endpaper welcome readers. All of the artwork is consisting of numerous full-page pictures and smaller detail illustrationsùis in color. The delicate paintings blend traditional images with touches of gentle humor. Incorporating straightforward language and clear dialogue, the retellings are accessible to youngsters and read aloud smoothly.
Ages 4-12; 64 Pages; Hardcover