ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: January 7, 2021
By (author) Sir J. M. Barrie
A set of 6 much-loved stories from classic English literature for children, brought together by Puffin Classics in beautiful paperback cover designs.Peter Pan is one of the most famous and loved stories in children’s English literature.When Peter Pan loses his shadow in the Darling children’s nursery, things will never be the same again…Over the rooftops of London, Peter Pan and the fairy Tinkerbell lead Wendy, Michael and John Darling to Neverland to start a new life with his gang of Lost Boys.There, they will encounter mermaids, princesses, a ticking crocodile and the fearsome Captain Hook and his terrible crew of pirates.What will their new life be like in Neverland? If Captain Hook has his way, they won’t live long enough to find out…Also in this collection:The Great Adventures of Sherlock HolmesOliver TwistAlice’s Adventures in WonderlandFive Children and ItGulliver’s Travels
Sir J. M. Barrie
James Matthew Barrie (1860-1937) was born in Scotland. He moved to London in 1885. He had a high reputation as a playwright, with productions including Quality Street (1901) and The Admirable Crichton (1902). Peter Pan was first produced on stage in 1904 and in 1911 he turned the story into a book.