Enchanted Tales & Happily Ever AftersAge 12 +
Ten of the world’s most famous and cherished fairy stories published in a beautiful, cloth-bound gift edition together with gorgeous, classic illustrations in colour and black and white throughout.
We’ve all grown up with fairy tales, whether it be through children’s books, on screen or in modern retellings. Enchanted Tales & Happily Ever Afters is a very carefully and lovingly curated book that features ten of the most popular fairy stories in the world. Each story goes back to the source from which so much has sprung, from picture books and stage shows, to animated films and their live action interpretations.
Amongst this treasure trove, you’ll find The Little Mermaid and The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen, Rapunzel by the Brothers Grimm and Cinderella by Charles Perrault. Each story is accompanied by beautiful drawings and paintings from the golden age of illustration.
For the child in us all, Enchanted Tales & Happily Ever Afters is a book to cherish for ever.
As for fairy tales, it’s hard to think of a lovelier collection than Enchanted Tales and Happily Ever Afters . . . If I were a nicer person I would give mine to a deserving child, but tough, I’m not.
Melanie McDonagh, The Standard, The best childrens books of 2023