Tom Thumb
published in 1993


Appropriate age:
Young Kid (age 5-7)
Reading level:
Grade 1
Genres: Biography, History, Nonfiction
Cultures: Americas, Europe, United States
Subjects: Fairies, History, Theater, Fairy Tale


With courage, wit, and the help of animal friends, Tom shows that despite his size, he is a hero. Richard Jesse Watson's extraordinary full-color illustrations highlight his retelling of this old English tale.