ISBN-13: 9781842704431

RRP: £6.99

Published: 6th January 2005

Length: 32 Pages

The Steadfast Tin Soldier

Hans Christian Andersen's powerful and haunting tale describes how a one-legged tin soldier falls in love with a proud dancer from the same toy collection. The soldier valiantly endures the various trials inflicted on him because of his love, remaining steadfast until he meets his end, and beyond.


"Gorgeous redesign of the classic tale"
Angels and Urchins

"'A lovely story of misfortune, courage and love.'"
Evening Standard

"'Dramatically beautiful illustrations capture every nuance of this tragic story.'"

"'The interpretation of Andersen's poignant tale.'"
School Librarian

"'Lynch is a remarkable illustrator.'"
Times Educational Supplement