This treasury of 52 stories collects together a rich resource of myths, fairy tales and legends from around the world, with a story for every week of the year. The book is broken into 12 chapters, for each of the 12 months of the year, and throughout, stories are matched to internationally celebrated dates, including Valentines Day and the International Day of Friendship, as well as seasonal events and festivals. Collected and retold by award-winning author Angela McAllister, and illustrated by internally recognised artist Christopher Corr, this is a book that will be treasured by families and appeal to teachers and librarians around the world.
Angela McAllister took a degree in Humanities at Middlesex College before becoming a children’s book author. To date, she has written more than 80 books for children, including Lincoln Children’s bestselling titles A Year Full of Stories and A World Full of Animal Stories.