Straw into Gold

Hilary McKay

Illustrated by Sarah Gibb

Ages 8 to 11
12 October 2017
16 pages


Rumpelstiltskin - all my life I have been troubled by the injustice with which he was treated . . .

Straw into Gold is an imaginative retelling of the classic fairy tale Rumpelstiltskin. Originally featured in Hilary McKay's Fairy Tales, this short story is sure to capture the imagination!

From the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize-winning storyteller Hilary McKay and featuring black-and-white line and tone illustrations from the talented Sarah Gibb.

Hilary McKay is back! . . . She's inventive, funny and will always make you laugh . . . the oldest stories given fresh life