8 Books About Transformation (3-7)

We all have a chance to become someone different

Transformation doesn't have to be the stuff of fairy tales, as these lovely stories show. A selfish creature can learn to become generous, a thief can be reformed and an impulsive lad can learn patience. Explore the theme of growth with these transformative reads.

Shifty McGifty cover

1. Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam

Tracey Corderoy and Steven Lenton (Illus)
Burglar Bill cover

3. Burglar Bill

Janet and Allan Ahlberg
Selfish Giant cover

4. The Selfish Giant

Michael Foreman and Oscar Wilde
Pinocchio cover

5. Pinocchio

Michael Morpurgo
Elmer Again cover

6. Elmer Again

David McKee
The Selfish Crocodile cover

8. The Selfish Crocodile

Faustin Charles, Michael Terry (Illus)
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