The Town Musicians of Bremen

English books


By Gerda Muller

Four unlikely animal companions set off on an adventure to become musicians in the town of Bremen. 

When night falls and they're cold and hungry, the friends find a cabin in the forest where they could rest and eat -- if it wasn't home to a band of robbers! Can the animals work together, and use their musical voices to chase the robbers away? 

Children will love braying along with the donkey, barking with the dog, purring with the cat and crowing with the rooster as the animals eventually find a new home. 

Gerda Muller's beautiful detailed illustrations bring this classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale of animal friends to life.


About the Author

Gerda Muller was born in 1926 in Naarden, Holland. She attended the Fine Arts School of Amsterdam and Ecole Estienne of Paris. She has illustrated over 120 books for children and her books have been translated into many languages. She is the illustrator of the Seasons board books, A Year Around the Great Oak, Where Do They Go When It Rains? and How Does My Garden Grow?


Publisher: Floris Books
Pages: 32
Size: 27.5x29.5cm 
Format: Hardback 
ISBN: 9781782501770
Publication date: 2015/01/22

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