Released on 15 June 2017.

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3.7 based on 669 ratings & 206 reviews on Goodreads.com

2017 Short-listed

The Little Rebels Children's Book Award

2017 Winner

AOI World Illustration Award for Children's Books

2017 Short-listed

Klaus Flugge Prize

Synopsis

Chosen as one of The New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books 2016

Little Red Riding Hood meets a wolf on her way through the woods to visit her sick grandmother. The wolf is hungry, and Red Riding Hood looks tasty, so he hatches a dastardly plan, gobbles up Grandma and lies in wait. So far, so familiar. But this Little Red Riding Hood is not easily fooled, and this big bad wolf better watch his back. In this defiant interpretation of the traditional tale, the cheeky, brave little girl seizes control of her own story (and the wolf gets rather more than he bargained for).

The perfect gift for fans of darker fairy tales, complete with tree-shaped cover flaps that make this a sumptuous sight to behold.

Printed using rich pantone colours, the graphic illustrations in Little Red offer a bold, visually arresting interpretation of the classic story by Bethan Woollvin, the winner of The Macmillan Prize for Illustration 2014.

In the media

Its strong lines and bold colours are excitingly modern
New Statesman
ingeniously minimalist
The New York Times
A talent to watch
Daily Mail