The Sleeping Beauty/La belle Au Bois Dormant
Easy to read dual Language retellings of classic fairy tales, accompanied by beautiful colour artwork.
An accessible introduction to modern languages, these billingual readers retell the best loved fairy tales with parallel text in English and French. A picture book design supports simple, accessible text with just a few lines of text on each double page. Extra features include a handy word glossary at the back with key words or phrases from the story.The books would serve equally well to a native French child with English as a second or other language as well as literacy and comprehension teaching.
The stories are told in 400 words and aimed at 5-7 year olds.
About the Author
Anne Walter is a freelance children's book writer with a passion for fairy tale and fantasy stories. She has retold many famous fairy tales for reluctant readers, including a set of Hopscotch Fairy Tales . She lives and works in London.