The hut that grew
Part of the White Wolves: World Folk Tales series
Early Years - Key Stage 1 Learn More
When Princess Zima discovers she must move from her spacious, luxurious palace to live in the tiny gatekeeper's hut, she is devastated.
Then a wise old man offers her some help - every day, the princess is told to fill the house with more and more animals.
Soon she is sharing her bed with chickens and monkeys and a goat and a camel, and things aren't getting better, they're getting worse!
But when they all leave, has the princess finally got what she wanted?The Hut that Grew is a retelling of an Ethiopian folk tale. Book band: GoldIdeal for ages: 5+