This enchanting collection, retold by writer and critic Naomi Lewis, contains twelve of Hans Christian Andersen's magnificent stories.
It includes Thumbelina, a little girl no more than a thumb-joint high, "The Emperor's New Clothes", the tale of a man who cares only for his appearance and The Little Mermaid, who longs to one day marry a human prince.
It includes a wonderful cover illustration and new introduction by award-winning picture-book creator Jan Pienkowski.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 23/02/1995
- Category: Classic
- ISBN: 9780141329017