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One enchanted night, the Darling children—Wendy, John, and Michael—receive a visit from Peter Pan. He persuades them to fly away to the island of Neverland, where children never have to grow up! There they meet the feisty fairy Tinker Bell, the friendly Lost Boys, and the evil Captain Hook. From swimming with mermaids to battling pirates, Peter pulls out all the stops to convince them to stay—but will they hear the call of home? Join the adventure of a lifetime in this magical classic from J. M. Barrie!
About the Author
J. M. Barrie (1860-1937) was a Scottish playwright and novelist best remembered for creating the character Peter Pan. The mischievous boy first appeared in Barrie's novel The Little White Bird in 1902 and then later in Barrie's most famous work, Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up, which premiered on stage in 1904 and was later adapted into a novel in 1911. An imaginative tale about a boy who can fly and never ages, the story of Peter Pan continues to delight generations around the world and has become one of the most beloved children's stories of all time. Peter's magical adventures with Tinker Bell, the Darling children, and Captain Hook have been adapted into a variety of films, television shows, and musicals.
Mary Engelbreit grew up studying the illustrations in the vintage storybooks of her mother’s own childhood, and she developed a unique style that harkens back to those simpler times. She has authored and illustrated several New York Times bestselling titles, including The Night Before Christmas, Mary Engelbreit’s Mother Goose, and Mary Engelbreit’s A Merry Little Christmas. Mary’s distinctive images have made her a celebrity to millions. Her designs can be found on gift items, calendars, books, fabrics, and more.