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The Resource The sleeper and the spindle, Neil Gaiman ; illustrated by Chris Riddell

The sleeper and the spindle, Neil Gaiman ; illustrated by Chris Riddell

Label
The sleeper and the spindle
Title
The sleeper and the spindle
Statement of responsibility
Neil Gaiman ; illustrated by Chris Riddell
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the eve of her wedding, a young queen sets out to rescue a princess from an enchantment. She casts aside her fine wedding clothes, takes her chain mail and her sword and follows her brave dwarf retainers into the tunnels under the mountain towards the sleeping kingdom. This queen will decide her own future - and the princess who needs rescuing is not quite what she seems
Member of
Summary
A brave young queen and her dwarf companions set out to rescue an enchanted princess who is not quite what she seems
Theme
Writing style
Award
Kate Greenaway Medal, 2016.
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10397453
Cataloging source
NOV
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  • Sleeping Beauty
  • Snow White and the seven dwarfs
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Gaiman, Neil
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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  • 790
  • 790
Literary form
novels
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  • 7
  • 12
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Riddell, Chris
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True
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  • Fairy tales
  • Magic
  • Princesses
  • Sleeping Beauty (Tale)
  • Queens
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The sleeper and the spindle, Neil Gaiman ; illustrated by Chris Riddell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This story first appeared in Rags & Bones: New twists on timeless tales, published in 2013 by Little, Brown
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
000053448401
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
66 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781408859643
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The sleeper and the spindle, Neil Gaiman ; illustrated by Chris Riddell
Publication
Note
This story first appeared in Rags & Bones: New twists on timeless tales, published in 2013 by Little, Brown
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
000053448401
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
66 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781408859643
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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