Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know [NOOK Book]

Overview

Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know serves up classic tales from classic stories.

One Eye, Two Eye, Three Eye

The Magic Mirror

The Enchanted Stag

Hansel and Gretel

The Story of Aladdin; or, The Wonderful Lamp

The History of Ali Baba, and of the Forty Robbers Killed by One Slave

The Second Voyage of Sindbad the Sailor

The White Cat

The Golden Goose

The Fair One with the Golden Locks

Tom Thumb

Blue Beard

Cindrella; or The Little Glass Slipper

Puss in Boots

The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood

Jack and the Bean-Stalk

Jack the Giant Killer

Little Red Riding Hood

The Three Bears

The Princess on the Pea

The Ugly Duckling

The Light Princess

Beauty and the Beast
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780983104377
  • Publisher: United Holdings Group
  • Publication date: 12/8/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 134,781
  • Age range: 6 - 8 Years
  • File size: 733 KB

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 3.5
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  • Posted June 15, 2011

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    Many good stories but hard to navigate in Nook

    I love the selection of stories but its hard to navigate using Nook since I can't choose a particular story and go straight to it.

    6 out of 8 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 22, 2011

    DIFFICULT NAVIGATING

    There is no contents to skip to a story in the middle of the book. You have to flip all the pages to get there. Very annoying! Worth 99 cents though.

    6 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 11, 2011

    Not as awesome as one would expect...

    The stories were fine, not wonderful, and the format was poor. A lot of editing problems, and because stories were just one after another, if you didn't wish to read one, you had to carefully page forward to the next, which sometimes started at the middle or end of the page the previous story ended. Not a lot of redeeming value, in my opinion.

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted February 9, 2011

    You must be kidding.

    "Bluebeard" is a story recommended for ages 6-8??? It's one of the most horrific, misogynistic fairy tales every created! This is the kind of thoughtless compilation you get for 99 cents, I suppose.

    3 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 25, 2011

    Fairytales rock!

    This book has a lot of great stories inside!

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 22, 2011

    Not readable

    It is very difficult to browse through the book.
    You cannot even go to individual stories through a TOC which is expected.
    Forget a child - not worth the trouble for an adult as well.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 12, 2011

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    An Absolute Must Own!

    I already own the full hardback editions of the most famous fairytale collections, and there was no option except to buy this one. Every child and adult needs to know the true fairytales even though Disney did an EXCELLENT job with his adaptions. This book contains some of the more common and a few not as well-known fairytales and is enjoyable for people of all ages!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 17, 2013

    Cool

    I love this book!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 17, 2013

    Read (not!)

    BORING BOOK! DO NOT READ

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 18, 2012

    Very disappointed

    All the stories are different from the traditional. My niece and I were frustrated reading it.

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  • Posted July 19, 2011

    U Read it

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  • Posted June 27, 2011

    Two eyes

    It leaves yoy hanging. Should I know if its good? NO Enjoy

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 27, 2011

    Lauren

    COOLEST BOOK EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted February 10, 2011

    Leaves you wanting more!

    I downloaded a sample of this to see if my son would like it. The sample was too short for us! Right when we got really interested, it ended! For days, my 5 yr old asked, "what happened to Two Eyes?" and "can we read more about Two Eyes?" Since it was only 99 cents, I bought it! I'm interested to see what other stories are included. It would be nice if there were some pictures, but it's good for kids to use their imagination. And sometimes those images are better anyway!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 8, 2011

    sucha good book

    <3 this !

    0 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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