Hansel and Gretel
From the Series World Classics
Hansel and Gretel are abandoned in the woods by their wicked stepmother. Lost, hungry and exhausted, they come across a strange house made of sweets. This is a wonderful sight for two hungry children, but they soon find out the owner is a wicked witch with her own ideas about what is tasty. The artwork combines illustration and collage techniques to bring this spooky, but quirky classic to life.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 4|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Genre||Fiction, Picture Books|
|Publisher||Big & Small|
|Imprint||Big & Small|
|Number of Pages||32|
Illustrator: Hyeon-suk Jo
Hyeon-sook Jo studied Western Painting in college and has worked on many children's books. Here she uses mixed media to show personality and build tension.
Author: Brothers Grimm
The Brothers Grimm researched and edited a vast collection of folk tales. The versions they published are timeless cautionary tales which contain much wisdom.