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Very Short Fairy Tales to Read Together

Very Short Fairy Tales to Read Together

by Mary Ann Hoberman Illustrated by Michael Emberley

Take Turns Reading About Favorite Fairy-Tale Characters with This Innovative Storybook

These eight rhyming two-page tales invite children to read along with a grown-up. Each playful verse is color-coded to indicate whether it is to be read by the adult, the child, or both.

Children's passages feature easy-to-read words and repeating phrases so that even the very youngest can experience reading along. And, while these funny stories all feature familiar fairy-tale characters, they end in a new way — with the story's heroes sitting down and reading a book together! It's an enchanting way to give kids the confidence they need to eventually tackle books on their own.

6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
Guided Reading
Little Brown and Company
Number of Pages
Fairy Tale, Short Stories

About the Author and Illustrator

Mary Ann Hoberman 2008 Children's Poet Laureate of the United States
Michael Emberley

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