King Midas (Silver Penny Stories) (Hardcover) by Olmstead Kathleen
This is a beautifully illustrated addition to the popular Silver Penny series. It teaches children about what is truly valuable. It is suitable for children aged 3 to 6. Although King Midas is a kind man he always wants more: more jewels more silver more gold. So when he's granted a wish for doing a good deed he asks that everything he touches turn to gold. But after his flowers his food and even his daughter are transformed he learns what is truly valuable.