Aida

retold by Leontyne Price, based on the opera by Giuseppe Verdi, illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon Aida is the story of the beautiful Nubian (Ethiopian) princess who is captured by Egyptian soldiers and made a slave in the palace. She keeps her identity a secret, but her nobility, gentleness, and beauty shine so brightly…

Cupid and Psyche

Retold by M. Charlotte Craft. Illustrated by Kinuko Craft. I know everyone hates Valentines Day because it makes them feel horribly alone, but I can’t help but love it. Not because I’m married either.  I’ve always loved it,  even when I was single.  There’s so much candy! And, to be perfectly honest,  I love when…