Rumpelstiltskin by Jonathan Langley

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Book by Langley, Jonathan
 

About Jonathan Langley

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Michael Rosen is a children's novelist and poet who was appointed the UK Children's Laureate for 2007-2009. He is the author of more than140 books, including "Bear's Day Out," "Michael Rosen's Sad Book," "Poems for the Very Young," "Three Feet Small," and "We're Going on a Bear Hunt," Jonathan Langley is the illustrator of "The Biggest Bed in the World," "The Fairytale Cake," and "Missing!
 
Published February 1, 1992 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Genres: Children's Books.

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Somewhat in the manner of James Marshall's humorous renditions of favorite tales, but with iconoclastic additions freely incorporated into the spritely retelling (``Spin this straw into gold...or you will be fed to the Royal Crocodiles'')- -including a novel postcript: once the baby is saved, ``R...

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Though whimsy may strike some as not quite appropriate for this beloved straw-into-gold fairy tale, that quality flourishes in Langley's ( Collins Book of Nursery Rhymes ) lighthearted retelling. The

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Though whimsy may strike some as not quite appropriate for this beloved straw-into-gold fairy tale, that quality flourishes in Langley's ( Collins Book of Nursery Rhymes ) lighthearted retelling.

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