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The House of the Cats: And Other Tales from Europe

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A stunning collection of folk tales and legends, one from each of the EU member states. Ranging from magical to farcical, tender to terrifying, this selection offers a wide variety of stories you won't have heard before. A fascinating insight into Europe's varied cultures and traditions, and a wonderful read. Delightfully illustrated in paper-cut style by Francesca ...more
ebook, 144 pages
Published September 12th 2013 by A&c Black Childrens & Educational (first published December 31st 1899)
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The title of this book was my favourite story in the lot, such an interesting tale that it outshone the others by far and sticks in my memory almost a year later- I do wish it had been longer, because the whole story only taking up a couple of pages is definitely not enough for me, especially when I enjoyed it and the ideas it gave me, the way it made me think. That’s what I found with a lot of the stories in this collection- they just aren’
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