Elisabetta Dami is credited as being the ghost-author of the Geronimo Stilton series of children's books. The printed books have previously referred to the author as Geronimo Stilton, the title character. Elisabetta Dami got the idea for an adventure series from her experience volunteering with sick children.
The Geronimo Stilton series is written for children between the ages of 6 and 12 years old. The best-selling series revolves around a talking mouse from New Mouse City, who is a journalist that finds himself in great adventures. Originating in Italy, the series has been translated in 35 languages worldwide. Papercutz owns the rights to publish the series in English.Learn More
The "How to Train Your Dragon" books are a series of fiction novels for young readers penned by British author Cressida Cowell beginning in 2003. As of 2014, there are 11 published books in the series, which follow the adventures of a group of young Vikings who learn to tame dragons using methods other than those traditionally employed by their people.Full Answer >
ReadGoosebumpsFreeOnline.page.tl has the original 22 "Goosebumps" books by R. L. Stine available for reading online. However, the site does not have the books from "Horrorland" onwards.Full Answer >
Although the tale was not an original work, in May of 1875, “The Gingerbread Boy” was printed for the first time in St. Nicholas Magazine. Before this print copy, “The Gingerbread Boy” was a traditional tale that was spread verbally from one to another.Full Answer >
The earliest known version of the folktale "The Three Little Pigs" was written by James Orchard Halliwell and printed in the 1849 book "Popular Rhymes and Nursery Tales." A later version, penned by Joseph Jacobs for "English Fairy Tales" printed in 1898, credits Halliwell as a source.Full Answer >