Thumbelina (Silver Penny Stories)

Author(s): Kathleen Olmstead

Junior Fiction (Reading Age 7-9 years)

This title is suitable for children aged 3-6. Children will love this simple and charming version of Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale about a very, very tiny girl and her adventures in a big and sometimes scary world. Lavishly illustrated and lovingly retold, these new Silver Penny Stories are sure to find a cherished place in any family's collection. The classic tales have captured readers' hearts and imaginations for generations and children and parents will enjoy reading them together over and over again.


Product Information

Kathleen Olmstead is the author of several Classic Starts books, including Anne of Avonlea and Moby Dick, as well as some from the Sterling Biographies series. Linda Olafsdottir has a BFA from the Icelandic Academy of the Arts and an MFA in illustration for the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. Her work has appeared in such publications as Poets and Artists and Creative Quarterly. Linda lives in Reykjavik with her husband and two children.

General Fields

  • : 9781402783524
  • : Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.
  • : Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.
  • : May 2013
  • : 166mm X 115mm
  • : United States
  • : June 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : Linda Olafsdottir
  • : English
  • : 813.6
  • : 40
  • : full colour throughout, includes illustrations
  • : Kathleen Olmstead