- Hardcover: 64 pages
- Publisher: Barefoot Books Ltd; Reprint edition (1 Sept. 2003)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1841480304
- ISBN-13: 978-1841480305
- Product Dimensions: 28.2 x 23.4 x 1.6 cm
- Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,030,501 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Riddle ME This!: Riddles and Stories to Sharpen Your Wits Hardcover – 1 Sep 2003
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'A clever idea that will provide young readers with hours of entertainment. Riddle Me This! is a big, boldly illustrated collection of riddles and riddling stories from a wide range of countries and cultures - with fortunately, answers provided at the back.' --Financial Times
'Finally, here's a book to entertain the whole family after Christmas dinner - and into the New Year as well. The master storyteller explores numerous riddles and puzzle stories from many different cultures. The answers are striking, amusing and always surprising. Definitely a book to share.' --Northern Echo --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
About the Author
Hugh Lupton has worked as a professional storyteller for seventeen years. He has a particular passion for Greek, Celtic, Norse and Anglo-Saxon mythological tales, for ballads and for stories of his native East Anglia. He has worked with Barefoot Books on a number of award-winning projects, including The Story Tree, Tales of Wisdom and Wonder, and The Adventures of Odysseus. Sophie Fatus is a full-time illustrator and sculptress, who studied at the prestigious Academy of Fine Art in Paris. Her brightly coloured illustrations and quirky style are world-renowned and have graced the pages of several other Barefoot books including Journey Home from Grandpa's ,The Farmyard Jamboree, The Story Tree, Babushka and My Daddy is a Pretzel. Sophie lives in Florence. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
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Top Customer Reviews
This book was quite good fun, but the lay-out of it is a bit confusing, ana I would say that the riddles aren't very conventional or logical. Although the 10yr old I bought it for seemed quite amused by it, it wasn't exactly what I was expecting. I wouldn't purchase it again.