The Elves and the Shoemaker

John CechThe Elves and the Shoemaker

Illustrated by Kirill Chelushkin

Sterling, 2007
ISBN-10: 1402730675
ISBN-13: 9781402730672

A poor and struggling shoemaker and his wife get some unexpected – and magical – help when they awake one morning to find a beautiful and unique pair of shoes waiting on their workshop bench. What follows is a tale about a mysterious reversal of fortune that brings joy and success to an honest, hardworking couple.

John Cech’s retelling of the classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale and Kirill Chelushkin’s imaginative illustrations will bring this enchanting story of kindness and generosity to a new generation of readers.

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