The Nightingale (Pinkney book) facts for kids
|Author||Hans Christian Andersen|
|Genre||Children's literature, fairy tale, picture book|
|Published||2002 (Phyllis Fogelman Books)|
|Media type||Print (hardback)|
The Nightingale is a 2002 adaptation of the classic 1843 Hans Christian Andersen story by Jerry Pinkney. It is about a king who forsakes a nightingale for a bejeweled mechanical bird, becomes gravely ill, and is then revived by the song of the nightingale.
- 2002 Parents' Choice Award Story Books - Silver Award (honor)
- 2003 Notable Social Studies Trade Books For Young People - Folktales
The Nightingale (Pinkney book) Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.