Good as Gold Reviews

‘Library’s and parents alike will benefit from buying this retelling of famous folk and fairy tales! The stories and the pictures will capture the child’s mind and fascination!’

Amazon/ Jennifer J. Hoey


‘…richly colored illustrations… ‘

African Sun Times


Stories of values from around the world teach us to distinguish between good and evil and to recognize what is truly valuable Gold, the ultimate symbol of wealth and worth, has inspired many of the world’s favorite tales. More than just a precious metal, gold can bring happiness to some, sadness to others. In this wonderful book, expert storyteller Barbara Baumgartner has brought together a range of stories about gold in all its guises. Each tale offers a piece of moral advice to guide the young reader to a fuller understanding of the story, while Amanda Hall’s richly colored illustrations feature strands of gold that glow from every page.’