The Fisherman's boy and The Princess

By Egyptian folk tale /retold by: Lobna El Shafie

The Fisherman's Boy and the Princess is a classic tale where the good guy prevails at the end of the day. Hassan is a poor, orphaned boy who works hard and fishes alone each day. He becomes aware of a lovely girl, a daughter of the king. When she becomes ill, Hassan brings her back to health by taking the princess on a sea trip. When the two want to wed, the king comes up with a plan to keep the two apart. Will love overcome all? A story of a boy and a girl who conquer against all the odds.

Recommended age: 10+

Category: 5-7 class, Adventure, Fantastic Tales, Fantasy and Fables, Myths and Legends, Norwegian, Picture books

Language: English (Great Britain)

Narrator: Belinda Cornish

Illustrator: Mariana Emilova

ISBN: 978-82-322-0296-6