A Tribute to the Collection of the World's Best Children's Stories Published by Marshall Cavendish
Never Tangle with a Tengu
Geraldine McCaughrean’s lively variation on a traditional folk tale about a naughty boy, a Japanese goblin – and an invisible-making rice-straw coat!
Emergency! Evacuate! Alpha, Astra and their parents escape their planet as it disappears under water – but what happens to the Diggersaurs? Based on an original idea by illustrator, Peter Dennis.
Nothing like a Bath
All the creatures in the farmyard get together to discuss the best way to take a bath. This story was first published in Holidays on the Farm by Blackie and Son Ltd.
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (Part 3)
Alice joins in a most unusual tea-party in this, the third instalment of Lewis Carroll’s classic story, adapted by Jane Edmonds.
The Neat and Tidy Kitchen
The farmer’s wife does like her kitchen to be perfect – but who are those guests the farmer insists on inviting home?
A boy’s troublesome shadow takes him to far-flung lands in search of a cure.
My Mother Said
A skipping poem that has delighted generations of children.