The Secret of the Tattered Shoes, Hardback Book

The Secret of the Tattered Shoes Hardback

Part of the One Story, Many Voices series

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Selected by The Guardian as one of the top children's books of 2019. The Secret of the Tattered Shoes is a fresh interpretation of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tale about twelve princesses who are locked in at night, yet whose dancing shoes are still worn down by morning.

A young soldier is tasked to discover their night-time adventures.

But unlike the story told by the Brothers Grimm, this soldier seeks a different ending.

Jackie's dark and poetic text updates this well-known tale and shows how stories evolve and adapt over time.

Beautifully illustrated by Ehsan Abdollahi, who has created stunning puppet-like illustrations in rich and delicate detail, this unique illustrative style brings the story to life and perfectly encapsulate the beauty and melancholy of the story.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 40 pages
  • Publisher: Tiny Owl Publishing Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Picture books
  • ISBN: 9781910328378

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