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The Lady Of Shalott

Lines you'll remember, pictures you'll never forget.

Author Alfred Lord Tennyson and Illustrator Charles Keeping

Suitable for:  9+

Price:  £8.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-279443-7
Publication date: 05/09/2013
Paperback: 32 pages
Dimensions: 279x214mm

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Description

One of the nation's favourite poems in a beautifully illustrated edition for children.

Features

  • 'The Lady of Shalott' was voted at number 2 in the BBC poll of the nation's 100 favourite poems.
  • A great poem for reading aloud and committing to memory, especially in this year of the government-funded Poetry By Heart initiative.
  • Set in a perennially popular Arthurian world.
  • Previous edition ISBN: 9780192723710.
  • Total sales of 60,000 copies.
  • Truly stunning drawings from a luminary in the world of illustration.
  • 'Charles Keeping was one of the most distinguished draughtsmen of his generation.' Shirley Hughes.

This page was last updated on 24 March 2019 at 04:30 GMT

Reviews

  • Keeping's illustrations are amongst the most powerful images ever to have appeared in children's literature. - Books for Keeps
  • The striking quality of these classic poems is such that they still offer excitement and intensity for today's young readers with Keeping's unique interpretation providing a marvellous way into the poetry. - Dave Chant, Carousel
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