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Hans Christian Andersen: books in print

The author in all cases is Andersen, unless otherwise stated.

Andersen Press

The Steadfast Tin Soldier. [Edited by] Naomi Lewis. Illustrated by P.J. Lynch. [Rev. ed.] 2005. ISBN 1842704435 (pbk)

Barefoot Books

The Wild Swans. Translated by Naomi Lewis. Illustrated by Yvonne Gilbert. 2004. ISBN 1841481181 (hbk)


The Snow Queen & Other Fairy Tales. Selected by Giles Gordon. 1996. ISBN 0747529159

Emperor and the Nightingale. [Retold by] Fiona Waters. [Illustrated by] Paul Birkbeck. 2000. ISBN 0747547017 (pbk)


Jens Andersen, Hans Christian Andersen. 2005. ISBN 0715633619 (hbk)

Frances Lincoln

Elf Hill: Tales from Hans Andersen. Naomi Lewis. Illustrations by Emma Chichester Clark. London: Frances Lincoln. 1999. ISBN 0711218307 (pbk)

Mathew Price

The Wild Swans. [Illustrations by] Atsuko Morozumi. 2003. ISBN 1842480731 (pbk)

Methuen Children's Books

Ugly Duckling. Retold by Tony Bradman. Illustrated by Jenny Williams. 1990. ISBN 0416157726 (pbk)

Orchard Books

Hans Christian Andersen's The Ugly Duckling. Re-told and illustrated by Ian Beck. 1999. ISBN 1841210455 (pbk)

Oxford University Press

The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales. Edited By Jack Zipes. OUP, 2002.

ISBN 0198605099 (pbk)


Janet & Allan Ahlberg, The Jolly Pocket Postman. Penguin, 1999. ISBN 0670886262 (hbk)

Fairy Tales. Translated by Tiina Nunnally. Edited and introduced by Jackie Wullschlager. Penguin. 2004. ISBN 0713996412

Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales. [Translation by] Naomi Lewis. Puffin. 1995 ISBN 0140367373 (pbk)

Jackie Wullschlager, Hans Christian Andersen: the life of a storyteller. 2000. ISBN 014028320X

Random House

Mini Grey, The Pea and the Princess, Red Fox [Random House), 2004. ISBN 0099432331 (pbk)

Reader's Digest

Fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen: the enchanting stories of the world's best-loved storyteller. 2005. ISBN 0276428307 (hbk)

Souvenir Press

Elias Bredsorff, Hans Christian Andersen: a biography. 1993. ISBN 0285631322

Walker Books

Nightingale. Re-told by Stephen Mitchell. Illustrated by Bagram Ibatouilline. Walker Books. 2002. ISBN 074458287 (hbk)

Rocking horse land and other classic tales of dolls and toys. Compiled by Naomi Lewis. Pictures by Angela Barrett. 2000. ISBN 0744555663 (hbk)

Tales of Hans Christian Andersen. Translated by Naomi Lewis. Illustrated by Joel Stewart. Walker Books. 2004. ISBN 0744588952

Berlie Doherty, Wild Swans. Illustrated by Jane Ray. Walker Books. 2003. ISBN 0744598753 (pbk)

US publishers:

North-South Books

Emperor's New Clothes. Illustrated by Dorothee Dunntze. 1999. ISBN 155858689X

Emperor's New Clothes. Adapted and illustrated by Eve Tharlett. Translated by Rosemary Lanning. 2000. ISBN 0735817014.

Snow Queen. Translated and adapted by Anthea Bell. Illustrated by Bernadette Watts. 1997. ISBN 1558587799.

Thumbelina. Translated by Anthea Bell. Illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger. 2000. ISBN 0735812101

HarperCollins (US)

The Steadfast Tin Soldier. Retold by Tor Seidler. Illustrated by Fred Marcellino. 1999. ISBN 0062059009

Time Warner paperbacks

The Little Mermaid. Illustrated by Isabelle Brent. 1998. ISBN 0316644315.

Danish publishers:


Johan de Mylius/H.C. Andersen, Papirklip = Paper Cuts. Copenhagen: Aschehoug. 2000. ISBN 8775125439
[Parallel Danish & English text]

Hans Reitzels Forlag

Elias Bredsdorff, Hans Christian Andersen: an introduction to his life and works. Copenhagen: Hans Reitzel Forlag. 1987. ISBN 8741241193

German publishers:

Die Gestalten Verlag

Andersen: the illustrated fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen. 2005?. ISBN 3899550595

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