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Quentin Blake’s Magical Tales

John Yeoman

Illustrated by Quentin Blake

Pavilion Children's


ISBN: 9781843651550

Price: £10.99

Publication date: 18 October 2010

Category: Fiction

  • A brand new collection of tales from Quentin Blake and John Yeoman
  • Wonderfully retold magical folk tales from around the world. Packed full of adventure, exotic locations and mystery
  • Illustrated by the world’s favouite children’s artist

Quentin Blake’s Magical Tales is a wonderful collection of more than a dozen tales of magical fun from all over the globe. Retold in wonderful detail by long-time Quentin Blake collaborator John Yeoman, these stories sparkle with enchantment, adventure and beautifully imagined far away places.


John Yeoman wrote his first children’s book after leaving Cambridge University, where he read English. This began a collaboration with Quentin Blake which has continued for over forty years. John taught for twenty-eight years, before retiring to spend more time writing, reading and relaxing in France.


ABOUT THE Illustrator

Quentin Blake is one of today’s most popular and best-loved children’s illustrators. His books are loved by children all over the world. His titles include Mr Magnolia, Mrs Armitage and, of course, the many stories of Roald Dahl.