Readers of all ages will enjoy this story of the little wooden puppet that comes to life. A toy-maker named Geppetto carves the puppet from an enchanted block of wood, and he is astonished when the toy begins to walk and talk. Geppetto names the puppet Pinocchio, and he sends him off to school to learn how to be good. But along the way, there are many adventures in store for Pinocchio. He soon learns the importance of telling the truth. In the end, Pinocchio saves Geppetto from the belly of a whale, and for that he is granted his wish.
The series My Big Book of Favourite Fairy Tales introduces some of the world’s most famous tales to young readers. Each story is written in simple, clear and easy-to-read language with carefully chosen words to enrich the child’s vocabulary. The text is presented in extra-large type for easy reading. Lively, colourful illustrations are included to stimulate the imagination. It is an ideal series to develop and nurture a child’s interest in reading.
Cover type: Soft
Book size: 330mm (W) x 460mm (H)
[13” (W) x 18” (H)]
No. of pages: 16
Full colour throughout