From the Series World Classics
Pinocchio is a classic of children’s literature and this retelling by Joy Cowley distinguishes itself through its neat ability to make the plot concise and easy for children to read. The timeless story of the naïve and mischievous wooden puppet is perfectly matched in this picture book with illustrations that use a detailed woodblock and etching technique.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 4|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Genre||Fiction, Picture Books|
|Publisher||Big & Small|
|Imprint||Big & Small|
|Number of Pages||32|
Author: Carlo Collodi
Carlo Collodi (1826 – 1890), was an Italian children's writer known for the world-renowned fairy tale novel, The Adventures of Pinocchio. He died before he saw his work become famous.
Illustrator: Joon-ho Han
Using a detailed etching technique, Joon-ho Han has created a memorable picture book version of Pinocchio in a style that suits the wooden protagonist.