Take a trip around the world and discover a classic tale from 80 different countries. Around the World in 80 Tales is written by renowned author and playwright Saviour Pirotta and beautifully illustrated by the brilliant Richard Johnson. Readers can journey across six continents, with entertaining folktales from 80 countries, including Hawaii, Mexico, Peru, Chile, Russia, Germany, Australia, Egypt, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia and Japan.
An excellent introduction to countries and cultures around the world, enriching readers' appreciation of diversity around the world. Stories include a dragon princess in China, a clever peddler in Morocco, a helpful friend from Spain and a rainbow snake from Venezuela; children will meet wonderful characters as they travel story-by-story around the globe. A perfect book for schools and libraries, and also to reader together at bedtime.