Classic Bedtime Stories

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Once upon a time, artist Scott Gustafson set out to illustrate classic stories, fairy tales, and nursery rhymes. Decades later, his immediately recognizable paintings have made bestsellers of Peter Pan,The Night Before Christmas, Classic Fairy Tales, and Favorite Nursery Rhymes from Mother Goose. Now he gives us Classic Bedtime Stories, a lavishly illustrated, oversized collection of some of his favorite tales.

Stories such as “Sleeping Beauty,” “Jack and the Beanstalk,” and ...

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Overview

Once upon a time, artist Scott Gustafson set out to illustrate classic stories, fairy tales, and nursery rhymes. Decades later, his immediately recognizable paintings have made bestsellers of Peter Pan,The Night Before Christmas, Classic Fairy Tales, and Favorite Nursery Rhymes from Mother Goose. Now he gives us Classic Bedtime Stories, a lavishly illustrated, oversized collection of some of his favorite tales.

Stories such as “Sleeping Beauty,” “Jack and the Beanstalk,” and “Sambha and the Tigers” leap off the page thanks to Gustafson’s exquisite paintings and lively retelling of these classics. “The Lion and the Mouse” and “The Country Mouse and the City Mouse” demonstrate his talent at creating uncanny anthropomorphic characters who keep us smiling even as they teach us about tolerance, diversity, and the Golden Rule.

A book that even adults will enjoy reading aloud again and again, Classic Bedtime Stories will keep youngsters of all ages engaged for hours. Gustafson’s unique style makes this a volume to be cherished by children, parents, and grandparents for generations to come.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780867131581
  • Publisher: Greenwich Workshop Press
  • Publication date: 9/23/2014
  • Pages: 84
  • Sales rank: 89,628
  • Age range: 6 - 9 Years
  • Product dimensions: 10.80 (w) x 12.10 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Scott Gustafson’s classic style, inspired by artists from the Golden Age of Illustration, is immediately recognizable. His books have won awards, and his artwork has appeared on greeting cards, puzzles, fabric, collector’s plates, and wall calendars, as well as on the cover of The Saturday Evening Post. He has received an Independent Publisher Book Award for Best Children’s Picture Book and a Chesly Award for Best Interior Artwork.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 20, 2014

    Beautifully illustrated by the Artist, and a great selection som

    Beautifully illustrated by the Artist, and a great selection some of my favorite stories from childhood memories. I could not put it down when it got home.
    Is a great addition to the Children's section of my library collection, visiting little ones will love it. If you still believe that a child should interact with the pages of a book, the is a definite purchase for you young one. It will not only inspire reading but the desire to take crayon to paper, so have some around.

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