Mary Ann Hoberman and Michael Emberley - You Read To Me, I'll Read To You: Very Short Fables To Read Together - Little, Brown Book Group

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You Read To Me, I'll Read To You: Very Short Fables To Read Together

By Mary Ann Hoberman and Michael Emberley

  • Paperback
  • £5.99

Now in paperback--the bestselling You Read to Me series puts a fun twist on Aesop's fables!

Mary Ann Hoberman and Michael Emberley have added Aesop's fables to their bestselling and award-winning series. Rediscover familiar tales and find new favorites in this delightful collection--these are fables as you've never seen them before!

Aesop's fables are perennial favorites with parents, teachers, librarians, and kids alike, and this collection includes both beloved tales such as "The Ant and the Grasshopper" and "The Lion and the Mouse," as well as less familiar but equally charming stories like "The Peacock and the Crane."

While there are many other editions of Aesop's fables, most include the traditional text and either focus on a single story or include hundreds of fables. Mary Ann's rhyming text coupled with Michael's lively art offers a more approachable and kid-friendly retelling of each tale, and fables are a perfect fit for the YRTM format.

Biographical Notes

Children's Poet Laureate Mary Ann Hoberman is the author of the classic A House is a House for Me, which won a National Book Award, as well as the bestselling Sing-Along Stories series.

Michael Emberley is the New York Times best-selling illustrator of It's Perfectly Normal by Robie Harris and has created several books of his own, including Ruby and Dinosaurs! A Drawing Book.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780316218474
  • Publication date: 25 Apr 2013
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Little, Brown Young Readers US
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