By Alice Curry

From tiny island to huge territory, all the member nations of the Commonwealth of countries has a colourful history of storytelling. With a significant topic of water, this wonderful assortment brings jointly a story or poem from each one of fifty-four diversified international locations, every one nation a member of the Commonwealth on the time of first ebook. it truly is now complemented through 3 extra volumes within the sequence, with their subject matters of earth, air and fireplace that jointly contain the 4 classical parts known from precedent days throughout cultures. every one access brings its personal specific magic even if describing the straightforward pleasures of the sound of the sea or the sunlight in your face, recounting the crafty tips of smart animals; or enthralling the reader with the exploits of kings and queens, gods and goddesses jointly they supply an evocative photo, shooting the attractions, sounds and flavours of an international neighborhood. Jan Bienkowski's dramatic and lovely silhouettes unify those varied stories and poems and whole a party of world storytelling that records the meandering nature of stories that traverse continents.

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