Illustrated by Caterina Bassano. This book is only available as an eBook.
|The Enchanted Storybook for Children
Brief Description: The Enchanted Storybook is a delightful book of short stories for children, each with its own special and inspiring message. Every tale has been beautifully illustrated to help bring the characters to life in children’s imaginations.
Turn the pages and enter into a magical and mystical world that is both happy and intriguing. Once inside, children will discover memorable characters such as Peter the purple dragon, Fifi and her fairy friends, old Jimmy Ragamuffin, and little Emily and Liam. Find out what happens to each of them and enjoy reading all about their exciting adventures in this new storybook.
With three unique tales to choose from, children will want to revisit this book time and again. Perfect for bedtime, long journeys or quiet reading, this book is sure to become a firm favourite with children and adults alike. So, what are you waiting for? Fire their imagination, leave the real world behind for a short while and lose yourself in a far off land that is truly ‘enchanted’!
About the Author:
Alex McGarrity: Alex was born in Bellshill, Scotland, in 1981. His love of reading and writing originated in childhood, fuelled by frequent trips to the library with his mother. Alex grew up in a large, happy family, with three brothers and three sisters, which helped to develop his vivid imagination.
Alex has always enjoyed writing and has experimented with different forms, including novels, short stories and songs as well as children’s stories. His favourite part of writing is inventing new characters.
Alongside literature and music, Alex’s main passion is fatherhood and he has a little boy, Liam. Alex has a BSc degree in sports coaching and a keen interest in politics and world events. He also plays guitar in a band. Alex now lives in Cumbernauld.
Caterina Bassano: Caterina was born in Caracas, Venezuela, in 1985. Her passion for drawing and illustrating characters started at an early age, inspired by her love of children's books, cartoons, and animated films.
At the age of 25, Caterina moved to Glasgow, Scotland, where she began to work at building up her artistic portfolio. Caterina is a self-taught illustrator who draws on both traditional and digital techniques. She is also a successful artist who has sold several of her paintings in recent years.
Caterina works in marketing and has a degree in Media and Communications. She devotes the rest of her time to her artistic work and says that she likes to keep herself ‘creatively active’. Caterina’s hobbies include writing and photography.