Illustrated Fairy Tales

Every effort is made to find the best version of popular tales, evaluating the quality of the prose, pedagogical value, and illustrations.

beautyandthebeast

Beauty and the Beast by Marianna Mayer, illustrated by Mercer Mayer

cinderella

Cinderella by Kinuko Y. Craft

bootsandtheglassmountain

Boots & the Glass Mountain by Claire Martin, illustrated by Gennady Spirin

thegingerbreadboy

The Gingerbread Boy by Paul Galdone

thekitchenknight

The Kitchen Knight by Margaret Hodges, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

kingmidas

King Midas and the Golden Touch by Charlotte Craft, illustrated by Kinuko Y. Craft

littleredcap

Little Red Cap by Lisbeth Zwerger

littleredridinghood

Little Red Riding Hood by Trina Schart Hyman

nibblenibblemousekin

Nibble Nibble Mousekin: A Tale of Hansel and Gretel by Joan Walsh Anglund

pinocchio

Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi, illustrated by Roberto Innocenti (chapter book) 
Be aware: one image is not suitable for young children.

pussinboots

Puss in Boots by Paul Galdone

rapunzel

Rapunzel by Barbara Rogasky, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

roseredsnowwhite

Rose Red and Snow White by Ruth Sanderson

saintgeorge

Saint George and the Dragon by Margaret Hodges, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

theselfishgiant

The Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde, illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger

theselfishgiantritva

The Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde, illustrated by Ritva Voutila

sleepingbeauty

Sleeping Beauty by Kinuko Y. Craft

thesnowqueen

The Snow Queen adapted by Naomi Lewis, illustrated by Angela Barrett

snowwhiteandthesevendwarfs

Snow-White and the Seven Dwarfs by Randall Jerrell, illustrated by Nancy Ekholm Burkert

tashatudorfairytales

The Tasha Tudor Book of Fairy Tales by Tasha Tudor

thevelveteenrabbit

The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams (original text), illustrated by William Nicholson

thewhitecat

The White Cat by Robert D. San Souci, illustrated by Gennady Spirin

I am searching for an excellent version of the following tales: East of the Sun and West of the Moon, The Elves and the Shoemaker, The Emperor’s New Clothes, The Fisherman and His Wife, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, King Thrushbeard, The Little Mermaid, The Nightingale, Rumpelstiltskin, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, The Three Little Pigs, Tom Thumb, The Town Musicians of Bremen, The Wild Swans

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