The Nightingale

From the Series World Classics

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Recreated from the Hans Christian Andersen story, The Nightingale tells the tale of a nightingale’s singing voice. It is so beautiful that it even warms the heart of Death itself. Sure to move the hearts of readers, the book is beautifully illustrated featuring Chinese backgrounds.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Picture Books
Copyright 2016
Publisher Big & Small
Imprint Big & Small
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2016-01-01
Text Type Folktale/Legend
BISACS JUV012030, JUV022000
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.3333 x 9.75
Lexile 610
Guided Reading Level N

Author: Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen (1805~1875) produced 130 volumes of outstanding children's stories during his lifetime. Today, his stories are loved and recognized all around the world.

Illustrator: Jin-kyeong Lee

Jin-kyeong Lee illustrated The Nightingale in Indian ink and color painting. The simplicity of the story and the use of oriental painting techniques create a relaxing and natural work.