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Jo Patterson

Diamonds and Toads

$39.00

Jo Patterson

Diamonds and Toads

$39.00

All the classic fairy tales have had an upgrade with diverse heroes for a new generation of girls and boys. 

Diamonds and Toads is a bold new treasury of all your favourite fairy tales for children aged 8 to grown up. Featuring a host of diverse new heroes, this book is for every girl and boy - regardless of gender, skin colour or sexual orientation. 

Jo Patterson has given the classics a revamp, commissioned new artwork (2nd & 3rd Image) for each story and now this fresh take is bound as a hardback (4th Image) ready for another 100 years!

It includes Briar Rose - Sleeping Beauty, Little Red Riding Hood, The Frog Prince, The Golden Bird, Diamonds and Toads, The Little Mermaid, Jorinda and Joringel, The Elves and the Shoemaker, Rumpelstiltskin, The Four Clever Brothers, The Princess and the Pea, Jack and the Beanstalk, Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella, Rapunzel, The Water of Life, King Thrushbeard and The Six Swans

Wouldn’t it be great if all kids could see themselves reflected in the stories they read?

  • Hardcover - 250 x 185 mm 
  • 200 pages with 20 full page illustrations 
  • Vignettes throughout the book