Author(s): Lucy Cousins
This is a major new book from Lucy Cousins, creator of Maisy. This collection of eight classic nursery stories pulls no punches - it is lively, bold and quite unforgettable! Lucy Cousins retells her favourite nursery stories in spare bold language and brilliant vibrant pictures. She gives their famous characters new life and imbues their great adventures with her own very modern magic. These stories are treasures of the imagination. They were first told long ago and they will be told again and again, far into the future. They never fail to stir and excite. Retold in this book: "Little Red Riding Hood", "The Three Billy Goats Gruff", "The Enormous Turnip", "Henny Penny", "Goldilocks and The Three Bears", "The Little Red Hen", "The Three Little Pigs", and "The Musicians of Bremen". A global phenomenon, Maisy books have won several major awards, have sold over twenty-one million copies worldwide, and are available in twenty-nine different languages.
Lucy Cousins is the multi-award-winning creator of Maisy. Her other titles include Jazzy in the Jungle (978-1-84428-477-1) which won the 2002 Gold Smarties Book Prize, Hooray for Fish! (978-1-4063-0156-4) and Za-za's Baby Brother (978-0-7445-7026-7). She lives in Petersfield, Hampshire with her partner and four children.