Enjoy Aesop's classic fables, now available as a small board book!
Enjoy these classic fables, now available as a small board book! Charles Santore’s beautiful, best-selling illustrations capture the spirit of these classic fables and make the stories leap off the page. Updated to read clearer than ever, these fables are perfect for new readers. These classic tales of memorable and adorable creatures learning right from wrong are the perfect way to introduce children to concepts of conscience, kindness, and empathy. Sturdy pages and rounded corners make this classic children’s book the perfect gift for all ages.
Charles Santore renowned illustrations have been widely exhibited in museums and celebrated with recognitions such as the prestigious Hamilton King Award, the Society of Illustrators Award of Excellence, and the Original Art 2000 Gold Medal from the Society of Illustrators. Santore is best known for his luminous interpretations of classic children’s stories such as Snow White, The Night Before Christmas and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s Paul Revere’s Ride, which was named 2004 Children’s Book of the Year for Poetry by the Bank Street College Children’s Book Committee. His illustrations for The Wizard of Oz, which is widely considered to be the quintessential illustrated version, were used as the scenic backdrops for a major television performance of the work.