Almost everyone knows the cunning, boot-wearing feline who helps a poor miller achieve a life of riches. In this edition of the Brothers Grimm fairytale, the classic story is given an added dimension. Because the book can be completely unfolded, its cut-out illustrations can be projected as shadows onto walls and experienced in an entirely new way. Each page reveals another step in the process by which the sly cat changes the future of his master for the better. All reveals another step in the process by which the sly cat changes the future of his master for the better. All of the key scenes are depicted by an image packed with detail and fantasy--the purchase of the boots, the transformation of the evil magician into a mouse, the happy-end castle wedding of the miller and the princess. These illustrations not only give a contemporary look to the 200-year-old narrative, but they can also be transformed into a dancing play of shadows when held in front of a light. In this way, the cut-outs truly make the story come alive for its young readers.… read more
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Contains picture puzzles featuring a baby shark hiding in every scene depicting the many different kinds of creatures that live in... and around the ocean, and offers facts about marine life. read more
The Was Bug is about Brunski the Beatle, who is a no-nonsense bug. Brunski does not condone peer pressure of any kind. Watch Bruns...ki as he takes on the popular bugs at Dead Stump Hollow High School and saves his other friends from becoming the next "was bugs" on Headlight Hazardous Highway. Brunski the Beatle shows you how a bug's life is not much different from a human's. read more
Rhyming text retells the story of a clever cat who wins for his master a fortune and the hand of a princess.
In this charming fairy tale originally written by Charles Perrault, a clever, fast-talking cat changes the life of his penniless m...aster, helping him win both a princess bride and a kingdom. Illustrations. read more
Hardcover, Big & Small, 2014, ISBN13 9781925186079, ISBN10 1925186075
Reprinted from an antique edition, this shaped children's book presents the classic tale of a brave cat who wears boots. Full colo...r. read more
Paperback, Childs Play Intl Ltd, 2012, ISBN13 9781846434419, ISBN10 1846434416
Favourite classics are vividly brought to life in colourful picture books, each with a lively audio CD and fold-out Picture Word G...uide. the 'see and say' rebus reading method is a tried and tested way to engage children in the first stages of reading. The read more
Paperback, Parkwest Pubns, 2012, ISBN13 9781841355399, ISBN10 1841355399
When Liam makes a deal with a smart looking cat to help him catch the mice, Liam realizes his mistake but keeps his promise.
Puss in Boots is the story of how a cat makes his master's fortune. Puss in Boots ist die Geschichte, wie eine Katze macht seinen ...Master Vermogen." read more
Felix is not a happy cat. He wants to be more like the cat on the TV! But is Felix really cut out for such adventure? The 'Leapfro...g' series is perfect for children who are reading on their own, with fun stories of no more than 200 words. read more
Excerpt from Puss in Boots Theophilus (for that was the name of the youngest brother) said to himself, My lot is indeed most miser...able; what in the world am I to do with my Cat? If I make a pair of gloves out of his skin, there's an end of him nothing more is to be got from him. The Cat, who understood all that he said, hereupon arose, set up his back, and said, Listen, dear Theophilus: you need not kill me in order to make a pair of worthless gloves out of my skin; only order a pair of boots to be made for me, so that I may be able to go about, and may be fit to be seen by the folks, and your fortune shall soon be made. The miller's son was astonished to hear the Cat speak but, as the. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
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