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Description - The Secret of the Tattered Shoes by Jackie Morris

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.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781910328378
Format: Hardback
(275mm x 240mm x mm)
Pages: 40
Imprint: Tiny Owl Publishing Ltd
Publisher: Tiny Owl Publishing Ltd
Publish Date: 26-Sep-2019
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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