The Talkative Tortoise

Andrew Fusek Peters

About the book

A talkative tortoise lets his vanity win out over common sense in this tale of why the tortoise has a cracked shell. This traditional Himalayan 'Tale with a Twist' is retold by poet, author and storyteller, Andrew Fusek Peters. Tales from around the world provide an insight into cultures other than our own.

Publication Date
25 November 2011

Childs Play

Book Type
Picture book


The Talkative Tortoise - Jacket

Available to buy

Available formats

Get the app today

Download our companion app from the App Store or Google Play.