The well-known stories about Ali Baba and Sinbad, plus lesser-known tales also taken from the Thousand and One Nights , are here retold by anthropologist and author Fiona Waters. The tales are illustrated by award-winning artist Christopher Corr.
Fiona Waters is an established anthologist and author of over forty books, particularly well-known for her poetry collections and gifted retellings of classic tales including The Selfish Giant, Cat in the Dark and the forthcoming Pavilion title Tales of Wizards and Magic. Fiona lives in Dorset with thousands of books and nearly as many cats. - Christopher Corr was born in London and trained in Graphic Design at Manchester Polytechnic before going to the Royal Collage of Art. He has won several awards, including the Royal College of Art Drawing Prize, and has had many international one-man shows. As well as illustrating children's books (including The King's Pyjamas from Belitha Press) he has also worked on commissions for magazines and newspapers and even a Royal Mail postage stamp.