Will the three goat brothers make it across the big, hairy troll’s bridge to the sweet grass on the other side of the stream? Colorful paper collage illustrations and predictable text keep kids engaged and encourage interaction with the familiar story. Publishers Weekly praises this bright retelling for maximizing the “tale’s lean but highly satisfying narrative” with text and illustrations that work “in perfect harmony.”
Product Dimensions:8.5 x 10.75 inches
Page Count:32 pages
Age Range:Ages 3-7 years
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About the Contributors
Retold by - Mary Finch
Mary Finch was born and educated in London, and has worked in the book trade both as an editor and a bookseller for many years. She has two daughters and one grand-daughter, Flora, and currently lives with her two cats in a thatched cottage built in 1640 in a small village just outside Bath.
Illustrated by - Roberta Arenson
Roberta Arenson has a BA in Fine Arts from the University of California. Using basic elements such as painted papers, oil pastels and watercolors, Roberta employs an array of colors, shapes and patterns to create her rich collages. She currently resides in Arizona, USA.
Narrated by - Richard Hope
Richard Hope is an English actor who has worked extensively with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre, London, as well as his on-screen roles. He lives in London, England.