The Tales of Beedle the Bard
|Author:||J. K. Rowling|
A richly magical collection of tales from J. K. Rowling that will satisfy fans and new readers alike. The Tales of Beedle the Bard played a crucial role in assisting Harry, aided by his friends Ron and Hermione, to finally defeat Lord Voldemort. Fans will be thrilled to have this opportunity to read the tales in full. The Tales of Beedle the Bard is without doubt an exciting addition to the canon of Harry Potter. They also reveal the wonderful versatility of the author, as she tackles with relish the structure and varying tones of a classic fairy tale. Published in association with the Children's High Level Group (CHLG) GBP1.61 from every sale of Bloomsbury's edition of The Tales of Beedle the Bard will be donated to the Children's High Level Group.
GBP1.61 from every sale of Bloomsbury's edition of The Tales of Beedle the Bard will be donated to Lumos. Will make the perfect gift and Christmas present The tales have appeared in and will be known by all fans of Harry Potter; worldwide sales of Harry Potter total over 400 million copies
Shortlisted for Galaxy British Book Awards: WHSmith Children's Book of the Year 2009.
'The stories are simple, original, diverse, witty and wise ... This is a book for families to share ... a storytelling treat' Books for Keeps
Since the publication of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in 1997, the Harry Potter novels have sold 400 million copies worldwide and have been translated into 65 languages. J. K. Rowling has generated huge popular appeal for her books across the generations in an unprecedented fashion: she was the first children's author to be voted the BA Author of the Year, and also to win the British Book Awards Author of the Year. J. K. Rowling lives with her family in Edinburgh.
The Tale of the Three Brothers; The Fountain of Fair Fortune; The Warlock's Hairy Heart; The Wizard and the Hopping Pot; Babbitty Rabbitty and her Cackling Stump.