Description This simple retelling of the classic fairy story is an ideal picture book to read and share with children aged 3 to 5. Join Pinocchio, Geppetto, Cricket, and many more characters as they visit Toy Land, escape from inside an enormous whale, and join the circus. Then watch naughty Pinocchio's nose grow and grow and grow before he finally learns how to be a good puppet. With charming illustrations by Giuseppe Di Lernia, this book is sure to capture the imaginations of little ones and their parents and the large format of this classic children's picture book makes it perfect for sharing and reading together at bedtime. Originally written by Carlo Collodi more than 130 years ago, the popular adventures of Pinocchio remain a household favorite with children around the world. About the Author Illustrator Giuseppe Di Lernia is an Italian illustrator based in Milan. After graduating from the University of Milan, Giuseppe worked with several advertising agencies as a graphic designer, storyboard artist, and photo editor, while continuing to pursue his passion for illustration. He is now working full-time as an illustrator. After collaborating with a number of newspapers, illustrating several coloring books, and working on Noah's Ark and Jonah and the Whale for DK, Giuseppe is now thrilled to be working on two brand new picture books for DK.