No home library would be complete without a book of Aesop's fables, and this selection will appeal to children and adults alike. Readers will be spellbound aseight well-loved animal tales spring to life from the pages of this book. Charming illustrations couple with a lilting text to make this a perfect selection for even the youngest member of the family to enjoy. Parents will delight in sharing suchwell-known favourites as "The Hare and the Tortoise," "The Grasshopper and the Ant," and "The Lion and the Mouse" with a new generation of listeners. Fascinated young readers will soon be trying to discover the moral Aesop has carefully hidden in each story, that gentle reminder for each of us to treat others well. A delightful gift for any occasion!