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Ruth Sanderson

Ruth Sanderson

  • 4 stars across 16 books
Ruth Sanderson is the author and illustrator of numerous fairy tales for readers of all ages including CINDERELLA, THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, and THE TWELVE DANCING
14th June 2004

The Enchanted Wood

The Enchanted Wood is the first magical story in the Faraway Tree series by the world's best-loved children's author, ... MoreThe Enchanted Wood

(30 reviews) Review
1st June 2014


A beautifully illustrated picture book that brings new life to the classic tale. Meet Cinderella, a young girl with a wi... MoreCinderella

(12 reviews) Review
1st October 2009

The Snow Princess

(1 review) Review
28th March 2007

More Saints: Lives and Illuminations

In the follow-up to Saints: Lives and Illuminations, detailed portraits and biographical sketches of thirty-six remarkab... MoreMore Saints: Lives and Illuminations

(0 reviews) Review
3rd May 2011

The Crystal

Set in hidden valleys, deep in unexplored South American rainforest. An accident prone girl Laura is helped by Zendor a ... MoreThe Crystal

(0 reviews) Review
14th March 2013

Rose Red and Snow White

Red Rose and Snow White are as different as two sisters can be. Even so, they get along and, together with their mother,... MoreRose Red and Snow White

(0 reviews) Review
12th May 2016

Papa Gatto: An Italian Fairy Tale

Children will love this retelling of a classic Italian fairy tale. Papa Gatto, trusted adviser to the prince, learns tha... MorePapa Gatto: An Italian Fairy Tale

(0 reviews) Review
26th September 2011

Saints: Lives and Illuminations

From well-known saints like Patrick and Francis of Assisi to such lesser-known figures as Saint Kateri Tekakwitha and Sa... MoreSaints: Lives and Illuminations

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9th March 2017

The Golden Mare, the Firebird, and the Magic Ring

A beautiful retelling of the classic Russian folktale with lavish full-color oil paintings. Brave deeds and wondrous mag... MoreThe Golden Mare, the Firebird, and the Magic Ring

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