The old wood-carver Geppetto decides to make a wonderful puppet which can dance and turn somersaults, but by chance he chooses an unusual piece of wood -- and the finished puppet can talk and misbehave like the liveliest child. Pinocchio is brave and inquisitive as well as naughty, and after some hair-raising adventures, he earns his heart's desire. Pinocchio is a timeless tale of adventure, heart, mischief, and family. Pinocchio is one of the most renowned children's books of all time. Pinocchio's fantastic encounters and tender moments are truly a magical trip that will appeal to book lovers and collectors of all ages. Beautifully illustrated, this classic tale will capture children's interest and spark their imagination inspiring a lifelong love of literature and reading.