[ Free Prime ] Woollvin, B: Little RedAuthor Bethan Woollvin – Bilb-weil.de

Chosen as one of The New York Times Best Illustrated Children s BooksLittle Red Riding Hood meets a wolf on her way through the woods to visit her sick grandmother The wolf is hungry, and Red Riding Hood looks tasty, so he hatches a dastardly plan, gobbles up Grandma and lies in wait So far, so familiar But this Little Red Riding Hood is not easily fooled, and this big bad wolf better watch his back In this defiant interpretation of the traditional tale, the cheeky, brave little girl seizes control of her own story and the wolf gets rather than he bargained for The perfect gift for fans of darker fairy tales, complete with tree shaped cover flaps that make this a sumptuous sight to behold Printed using rich pantone colours, the graphic illustrations in Little Red offer a bold, visually arresting interpretation of the classic story by Bethan Woollvin, the winner of The Macmillan Prize for Illustration Brilliant and fun Love the illustrations in this book and the fact that it subverts traditional stories by introducing a new, modern version of Red Riding Hood that doesn t accept the old stereotypes This is a great book here little red riding hood is cool and sassy If you re tired of rolling your eyes at drippy characters in children s books then this is for you Lovely bold illustration too. Both my grandchildren enjoyed this book very much they are a 5 and 2 years old we allloved it. Great twist on a classic tale A lovely book Highly recommended. Great book. A wonderful new version of an old favourite Thoughtfully written by someone who clearly understands how children think and feel and what they look for Seeing Bethan herself reading Little Red to a group of enchanted, enthralled and enthused children was amazing in itself I can t wait to read her next contribution to young children s literature. Great twist on old favourite with great illustrations Lovely book