From the Series World Classics
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.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 4|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Genre||Fiction, Picture Books|
|Publisher||Big & Small|
|Imprint||Big & Small|
|Number of Pages||32|
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.
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.