I did love Aesop as a kid, but there are droll modern Aesops redux that entertain and still do the job.
These Aesops are better attuned to today’s tastes. Birds of a Feather is a delight. The illustrations by Robert Rayevsky are a visual feast, witty and beautifully matched with the brief rhymed fables by Tom Paxton. We need this wisdom more than ever. If you’re sharing with a little one, they get a laugh and a lesson before they even know it.
“All vultures’ hope of dinner ends When enemies become great friends.” – Peace Breaks Out