Birds of a feather by Francisco Pittau
Stunning book about birds with interactive guessing games and many lift-the-flaps and pop-ups. Beautifully illustrated and includes interesting facts about each bird this is a book that will bring enjoyment to both the adult and child
The fairy-tale princess : seven classic stories from the enchanted forest by Su Blackwell
This is a stunning book with each fairytale emerging from the page through a series of intricate paper sculptures. Each fairytale has its own particular visual flavour: for example, the story of “Sleeping Beauty” is blue and dreamy, while “The Princess and the Pea” is green and summery.
Grimms fairy tales by Lisbeth Zwerger is very different visually from The fairy- tale princess but still stunning.
So that adults do not feel left out of the wonders of fairy tales, we are pleased that Philip Pullman, the well-known author of the Dark Materials series has chosen his favourite Grimms fairy tales to retell in his own unique voice. Designed to be read by adults, but a reviewer on National Radio said that her child enjoyed the stories as well.