When young Henry examines the contents of an old, mysterious chest, he is surprised to discover the books inside are amazing doorways to other realms "fantasy worlds described in the books! As he opens a volume of Aesop's famous fables, the lad is magically transported into the tales themselves.
Will Henry ever gain the common sense to master Aesop's life lessons and return to his own world? With the wisdom of King Solomon, the sly storyteller Aesop relates the lessons of "The Ant and the Grasshopper," "The Tortoise and the Hare," "The Boy Who Cried Wolf," "The Goose and the Golden Eggs," and "The Milkmaid and Her Pail."
Especially suitable for the young and the young at heart.