Peter Pan.

Barrie, J. M.

Picture of Peter Pan.
In 1911 it was published as Peter Pan and Wendy

. I’m not that old, but I think my sisters and I read it under that title. The story of the boy who never grew up can be read on many levels…as an adventure story involving pirates, epic battles, and fairies; a world of joy and freedom untroubled by grown-ups; and as escape from the responsibilities of the everyday world.


SKU: 9780241341391


'All children, except one, grow up.' It was Friday night. Mr and Mrs Darling were dining out. Nana had been tied up in the backyard. The poor dog was barking, for she could smell danger. And she was right - this was the night that Peter Pan would take the Darling children on the most breath-taking adventure of their lives, to a place called Neverland, a strange country where the lost boys live and never grow up, a land with mermaids, fairies and pirates - and of course the terrible, evil, Captain Hook. Peter Pan is undoubtedly one of the most famous and best-loved stories for children, an unforgettable, magical fantasy which has been enjoyed by generations. The Penguin English Library - collectable general readers' editions of the best fiction in English, from the eighteenth century to the end of the Second World War.

Book Details

Author Barrie, J. M.
Format PB
Publisher Penguin Books Ltd
Imprint Penguin Classics
Number of Pages 160
Publish Date 7/06/2018
Catalogue Mid19
Catalogue book number 6502