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The Emperor's New Clothes

3.25  ·  Rating details ·  8 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Everyone agrees that the emperor is charming, clever, and works very hard . . . at shopping! Showing off his expensive clothes is all he cares about. So one day, a pair of swindlers decides to profit from the emperor's vanity. They offer to make him a splendid suit cut from a magical cloth that cannot be seen by anyone who is lazy or stupid. Who will be brave enough to tel ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 9th 2004 by Minedition
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Zacaro Caro
Probably not the best translation of this story but the story itself is a good one, the pictures are a little dated. I read one translation with animals pictures and then when the emperor had no clothes it was. My kids thought it was funny when they could see his butt. So we read it again. The moral of the story is that we shouldn't be so worried about what other people think... But the ending of this version sort of downplays the lesson.
Emily
Jul 31, 2009 rated it really liked it
good book - interesting pictures and an interesting take on the story
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Michael Fitzgerald
An odd conception, somewhat cartoon-like. The slight change to the ending isn't an improvement.
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