From the Paperback edition.
Meet Peter Pan, the magical boy who refuses to grow up. One night, while looking for his shadow, Peter and Tinker Bell fly into the home of the Darling family. In no time, Peter has the Darling children soaring through the air, out the window, and off to Neverland, an island where mermaids swim, the lost boys roam, and the evil pirate, Captain Hook, plots his revenge.
Come Away! Come Away!
The Darling children are tucked up in bed when Peter Pan bursts in to their nursery. Peter and his mischievous fairy Tinker Bell entice Wendy and her brothers to fly away with them to a magical world called Neverland. There you can swim with mermaids and play all day with the Lost Boys. But you must watch out for pirates, especially Captain Hook. And how do you find Neverland? Second to the right and straight on till morning of course...
BACKSTORY: Create your own Peter Pan costume and try building a Wendy House!
Peter and Wendy is J. M. Barrie’s most famous work. It’s also known as Peter Pan. It started out as a play in 1904 and in 1911 was published as a novel. It tells the story of Wendy Darling, her brothers and their adventures with Peter Pan and his gang of Lost Boys in Neverland. Peter meets Wendy as he listens to bedtime stories outside of her London home and invites her to come to Neverland to be a mother to his Lost Boys. She and her brothers go and have many adventures. They also meet Peter’s sidekick, Tinkerbell the fairy, and his enemy—Captain Hook. Peter Pan has been adapted to the stage and screen many times and is a children’s classic.
This Ladybird Classic ebook is an abridged retelling of the classic story of Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie, making it perfect for introducing the story to younger children, or for newly confident readers to tackle alone.
Beautiful new illustrations throughout and clear text in this Ladybird ebook bring the magic of this classic story to a new generation of children.