The Helen Oxenbury Nursery Story Book

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Knopf, 1985 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 72 pages
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Includes ten familiar folk tales, such as "Goldilocks and the Three Bears", "The Elves and the Shoemaker", and "Little Red Riding Hood".

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User Review  - jperro2 - LibraryThing

This was a fun book to read; it brought back many memories. The main idea of this book is to let children listen to classic stories and help them use their imagination. One reason I liked this book ... Read full review

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User Review  - lauraejensen - LibraryThing

A delightful book, charming illustrations. My favorite is "Grandma Gurney" a wee old lady in a big chair, with her cat for a pillow. Great as an introduction to poetry, a classic, children will memorize and repeat much of the book Read full review

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HELEN OXENBURY is the world-class illustrator of dozens of beloved picture books, including?Michael Rosen's "We're Going on a Bear Hunt, " Phyllis Root's "Big Momma Makes the World, "?which won?the "Boston Globe-Horn Book" Picture Book Award, ""and her own Tom and Pippo series. She lives in London, England.

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