The Fairy Doll and Other Tales from the Doll's House
'Dolls cannot tell you anything, but often their wish is as strong as telling. Have you ever felt a doll's wish?' This wonderful classic edition contains some of Rumer Godden's best-loved stories, including: Miss Happiness and Miss Flower; Little Plum, Holly and Ivy;The Fairy Doll; Impunity Jane; Candyfloss;The Doll's House Perfect for new readers or for reading aloud, this collection will introduce a whole new generation of little girls to the magical secret life of dolls.
Rumer Godden was one of the UK's most distinguished authors. She wrote many well-known and much-loved books for both adults and children, including Black Narcissus and The Greengage Summer. Her children's novel The Diddakoi won the Whitbread Children's Book Award in 1972. She was awarded the OBE in 1993 and died in 1998, aged ninety. Jane Ray lives in North London and has illustrated many books for children. She has been shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway award six times, and won the Smarties award for her book THE STORY OF CREATION.