The Wild Swans

Ken Setterington Nelly Hofer Ernst Hofer Hans Christian Andersen January 23, 2019

Selected by the Children s Book Committee at Bank Street College of Education as one of the 2004 Best Children s Books for the YearIn the grand tradition of fairy tales, a king becomes lost in an enchanted forest In order to save himself, he strikes a dreadful bargain with an elderly witch he will marry her daughter if only she will show him the way home.The king fears tSelected by the Children s Book Committee at Bank Street College of Education as one of the 2004 Best Children s Books for the YearIn the grand tradition of fairy tales, a king becomes lost in an enchanted forest In order to save himself, he strikes a dreadful bargain with an elderly witch he will marry her daughter if only she will show him the way home.The king fears that the daughter too is a witch, so he hides his eleven sons and his only daughter from the woman he has pledged to marry After his marriage, his new queen discovers the children and casts a spell, turning the princes into swans But she doesn t know there is a twelfth child, a princess It is up to the princess to find her brothers and break the spell that binds them.Renowned storyteller Ken Setterington has borrowed from European folk traditions, including the Brothers Grimm, to tell a timeless story.Nelly and Ernst Hofer s exquisite paper cut art make this a beautiful book for reading and for gift giving.


  • Title: The Wild Swans
  • Author: Ken Setterington Nelly Hofer Ernst Hofer Hans Christian Andersen
  • ISBN: 9780887766152
  • Page: 212
  • Format: Hardcover
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