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Tales from the Arabian Nights

Stella Maidment

Pavilion Children's


ISBN: 9781843651444

Price: £9.99

Publication date: 5 July 2010

Category: Fiction

  • Seven short tales taken from the greatest adventure stories of all times – The Arabian Nights – and rewritten for younger children
  • Ideal for bedtime reading with all stories designed to be read in 10 minutes
  • Wonderful charcters and stories including Sinbad, Aladdin and Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves
  • Beautifully illustrated by one of the world’s best-loved illustrators

Full of magic, adventure and wonder, the stories of The Arabian Nights have enchanted children and adults for centuries. Now, these stories are retold for a younger audience featuring animal characters and beautifully illustrated by Graham Percy.


Graham Percy was born in New Zealand but moved to England to study at the RCA and went on to became famous throughout the world for his beautiful and playful artwork for children. Graham lived most of his life in Wimbledon and sadly passed away in 2008.


Stella Maidment worked as a children’s book editor before embarking on a career as a writer. Her wide-ranging work includes storybooks, activity books and several re-tellings of children’s classics.