Discover the mysterious selkies of the Scottish seas and the haunting Philippine tale of the curse of Sirena. Meet the merman from China whose tears turn to pearls and Hans Christian Anderson’s brave little mermaid, pursuing her dream. These nine stories, beautifully illustrated and full of wonder, will whisk you from the bottom of the Arabian sea to rivers, deep in the Trinidadian rainforest. Includes: The Mermaid of Zennor, The Sea Princess, Mam Dlo, Jing and the Pearls, Sirena, Alonzo and the Yara, Melusine, The Seal Catcher, and The Little Mermaid.
Series: Illustrated Stories Beautifully illustrated collections of classics and original tales.
Ages: 8 years + Size: 6 1/4 x 7 7/8 Pages: 144 Series: Illustrated Stories Author: Retold by Lan Cook, et al. Price: $14.99 (Hardback)
Little children will love the irresistible fluffy lamb puppet in this delightful novelty book. The little lamb is lost, and Poppy and Sam follow it around Apple Tree Farm as it tries to find its way back to Woolly she Sheep. There are lots of fun details to talk about in the busy illustrations, and of course there’s a little yellow duck to spot on every page.
Ages: 1 year and up Size: 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 Pages: 8 Series: Poppy and Sam Finger Puppet Books* Author: Sam Taplin Price: $12.99 (Board)