The Emperor and the Nightingale
The classic Hans Christian Andersen story retold with simple text for children just beginning to read.
The nightingale sings so sweetly that everyone loves to hear her song. But when the Emperor of China receives a new dazzling mechanical songbird made from gold and rubies, he has eyes for nothing else. What will become of the little nightingale now?
Colourfully illustrated by Graham Philpot.
Developed in conjunction with reading experts from Roehampton University.
Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 4+
Hardback with CD – English Learners’ Edition:
196 x 130mm
Author/Editor: Mairi Mackinnon
Illustrator: Graham Philpot