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The Elves and the Shoemaker: Ladybird First Favourite Tales by Ladybird, Lorna Read

The Elves and the Shoemaker: Ladybird First Favourite Tales


Part of the First Favourite Tales Series


The Elves and the Shoemaker: Ladybird First Favourite Tales by Ladybird, Lorna Read

Based on the classic story The Elves and the Shoemaker, this vibrantly illustrated story is sure to become a favourite in every home. Meet the poor and hungry shoemaker who wakes up one morning to find that his shoes have been magically made for him! Part of the Ladybird First Favourite Tales series - a perfect introduction to fairy tales for preschoolers - this hardback book contains lots of funny rhythm and rhyme to delight young children. Ideal for reading aloud and sharing with 2-4 year olds.

About the Author

Ladybird brings together characters from well-loved children's TV shows such as Peppa Pig, In the Night Garden, Ben and Holly and the lively twosome Topsy and Tim; plus a whole host of fairy tale favourites like Cinderella and Pinocchio. Sharing a Ladybird story with your child is a great way to start exploring the big, wide world. Whether they're discovered through snuggly bedtime favourites, buggy books that accompany adventures or fun apps for playtime, really great stories open up whole new worlds and spark imagination, creativity and curiosity.

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Book Info

Publication date

24th February 2011


Ladybird, Lorna Read

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Ladybird an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd


32 pages


Traditional stories (Children's / Teenage)



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