Fantastic Children Classic Stories 10 Books Collection Paperback Box Set
RRP: £ 39.99
Titles in the Set
What Katy Did, The Adventure of Tom Sawyer, The Secret Garden, The Wind in the Willows, Treasure Island, Anne of Green Gables, Black Beauty, Alice's Adventure in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, The Railway Children
The Adventure of Tom Sawyer
The Secret Garden
The Secret Garden is a novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. It was initially published in serial format starting in the autumn of 1910, and was first published in its entirety in 1911. It is now one of Burnett's most popular novels, and is considered to be a classic of English children's literature. Several stage and film adaptations have been produced.
Join Mole, Ratty, Badger and Mr. Toad in their adventures and antics, from venturing into the dark and dangerous Wild Wood to larking about in their boats, in this enchantingly illustrated edition of Kenneth Grahame's timeless classic. Complete and unabridged, this is a beautiful gift to be treasured and shared year after year.
Treasure Island is an adventure novel by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, narrating a tale of;buccaneers and buried gold;. First published as a book on 23 May 1883, it was originally serialized in the children's magazine Young Folks between 1881 and 1882 under the title Treasure Island or, the mutiny of the Hispaniola with Stevenson adopting the pseudonym Captain George North. Traditionally considered a coming-of-age story, Treasure Island is a tale noted for its atmosphere, characters and action, and also as a wry commentary on the ambiguity of morality as seen in Long John Silver unusual for children's literature. It is one of the most frequently dramatized of all novels. The influence of Treasure Island on popular perceptions of pirates is enormous, including such elements as treasure maps marked with an;, schooners, the Black Spot, tropical islands, and one-legged seamen bearing parrots on their shoulders.
Anne of Green Gables
Young orphan Anne, after years of being shuffled from foster homes and and orphanages, is sent off to the quiet farms of Prince Edward Island. The gregarious and imaginative child takes quickly to the farming life. But what do the years ahead of Anne hold? She looks towards and education, towards love, and always, toward wherever her heart takes her.
This new series of "Oxford Bookworms" offers younger readers at an elementary level of the English language the chance to enjoy lively and accessible adaptations of the best classic and modern fiction. Each title is highly illustrated to engage the reader in the world of the book and to help with specific vocabulary. Accompanying exercises make all of these titles suitable for use in class or at home