Books for Kids to Read – Yummy: Eight Favorite Fairy Tales – BigKidSmallCity Book Reviews

This is Felicia!   My girls and I love exploring Houston and we love to read.

This review is of Yummy: Eight Favorite Fairy Tales by Lucy Cousins.

I love Lucy Cousins’s illustrations but I have always found the Maisy Series painfully saccharine (but an important tool for learning to read) so honestly, when I saw her fairy tales book, Yummy: Eight Favorite Fairy Tales, I expected to be disappointed. I was positive that she would take the’ oomph’ out of these fairy tales and all the Grimm parts. Boy was I wrong. Yummy is an amazing, oversized, fairy tale anthology with bold colors and succinct dialogue that never leaves any important details out and it also makes for a great introduction to the real fairy tales.

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