One of scandinavia's most famous illustrators, Elsa Beskow's stories of little folk and magical kingdoms have captured the imagination of children for generations. This charming collection is a lovely addition to any child's bookshelf. Another beautiful box set including: children of the forest, The Flowers' Festival, Hazel and Little Pip as well as a never-before available mini edition of Princess Sylvie, Pelle's New Suit and Woody, is also available.
An Elsa Beskow Gift Collection: Children of the Forest and other beautiful booksFloris Books #ad - This charming collection is a lovely addition to any child's bookshelf. Another beautiful box set including: peter in blueberry Land, as well as the never-before available mini edition of Emily and Daisy, Around the Year, Ollie's Ski Trip and The Sun Egg, is also available. A beautiful gift collection of some of Elsa Beskow's best-loved books.
Flo. Enter the world of elsa beskow, 'sweden's Beatrix Potter', and meet a cast of enchanting characters from Jack Frost to woodland elves. This stunning gift box includes mini editions of elsa beskow's classic books Children of the Forest, Pelle's New Suit and Woody, The Flowers' Festival, Hazel and Little Pip as well as an exclusive edition of Princess Sylvie.
An Elsa Beskow Gift Collection: Children of the Forest and other beautiful books #ad - One of scandinavia's most famous illustrators, Elsa Beskow's stories of little folk and magical kingdoms have captured the imagination of children for generations.
The Story of the Root Children: Mini EditionFloris Books #ad - When summer comes they play in the fields, ponds and meadows. This is a mini-version of Sibylle von Olfers' classic story. All through the winter the Root Children are asleep underground, but when spring comes Mother Nature wakes them up. Flo. Floris Books. Then the root children are busy cleaning and painting the beetles and bugs.
The Story of the Snow Children: Mini editionFloris Books #ad - Poppy is gazing out of the window at the snow when suddenly she sees that the snowflakes are really Snow Children, dancing and whirling in the garden. Flo. Soon, they whisk her away to the Snow Queen's wintry kingdom. Floris Books. Floris Books. From the author of the story of the Root Children, this is another classic children's story with beautiful illustrations in the art-nouveau style.
Children of the Forest: Mini EditionFloris Books #ad - Floris Books. A mini gift edition of Elsa Beskow's classic story. They play with the squirrels and frogs, they collect and prepare food to see them through the long winter, and when fall comes, until the warm spring breeze starts to blow. The children of the forest live deep in the roots of an old pine tree.
They collect wild mushrooms and blueberries and shelter under toadstools when it rains. Floris Books. Floris Books. Flo.
The Land of Long AgoFloris Books #ad - Floris Books. But will the old tree dragon stay alive long enough to bring them home again? A delightful fairy tale from Elsa Beskow, with beautiful illustrations in her unique, classic style. Floris Books. Floris Books. Floris Books. Flo. On their incredible journey Kelly and Kai meet a princess, rescue a knight and trick the king of the trolls.
One day a mischievous gnome makes the tree trunk come to life, and the children are whisked off to the Land of Long Ago on the back of the old tree dragon. Kelly and kai love to play on the gnarled old tree trunk outside their cottage in the woods: sometimes it becomes a horse, sometimes a crocodile and sometimes even a dragon.
The Curious FishFloris Books 0863157157 #ad - Floris Books. This highly imaginative and funny picture book paints the world from a whole new perspective -- from a fish’s point of view. Floris Books. Flo. This is the first time this charming Elsa Beskow book has been available in English. Floris Books. Floris Books. Children will delight in the wonderful characters of the lake, and in their extraordinary adventure on dry land.
But how can they leave the water to go to his rescue? With the help of a wise old frog and a little magic, even the most unlikely wishes can come true. Floris Books. When flash, is caught and held prisoner on dry land, a very curious little fish, his aunts and uncles are determined to save him.
The TomtenPuffin Books #ad - Floris Books. Highly recommended. School library journal starred review “Wiberg’s lovely, full-color paintings convey the hushed atmosphere of night in the Swedish countryside and also the sweet charms of the Tomten. Floris Books. This classic story of the tomten’s nocturnal visits to all of the residents of wintry farm has been reminding children of the promise of spring for decades.
Floris Books. The friendly troll Tomten will be a welcome visitor. Floris Books. Floris Books. The gentle story with its eye-filling scenes is an apt choice for a bedtime read-aloud. Publishers weekly “A picture book of rare distinction. The chicago tribune an ala notable Book A Parents’ Choice Paperback Award Winner Flo.
Rosalind and the Little DeerFloris Books #ad - Can rosalind persuade the mighty king to part with his pet and set the little deer free once more? This classic Elsa Beskow tale is published now for the first time in English. Floris Books. Floris Books. The poor little deer is captured by a king and kept in a golden cage, but it refuses to eat. Floris Books.
Floris Books. Rosalind loves to play with her little deer in the shade of the lime tree. People come from far and wide bringing delicious food for the king’s prized pet, but still the deer won’t eat. Floris Books. Flo. Then one day a hunter comes along with his dog and frightens the deer away. Then the hunter and his dog pass by and send a message back to Rosalind.
Rosalind and the Little Deer #ad - Floris Books. With its traditional fairy-tale charm and beautifully detailed illustrations, this is Elsa Beskow at her best.
The Tomten and the FoxPuffin Books #ad - There’s a kind, quiet calm here that warms the winter air. The new york times “charming, hushed illustrations and quiet text together evoke the soft, snowy silence and winter beauty of a Swedish night. Floris Books. This is a bedtime story that small children will want to hear over and over again. The new yorkerin this sequel to the classic The Tomten, the creator of Pippi Longstocking adapts a Swedish folk tale into a beloved children’s story.
Floris Books. Floris Books. Floris Books. The illustrations have a luminous beauty. The troll tomten mercifully saves the farm animals from the depredations of Reynard the fox, and manages to assuage the fox’s hunger to boot!”—School Library Journal starred review Flo. Floris Books. Used book in Good Condition.
The Tomten and the Fox #ad - Floris Books. When a hungry fox wanders into a farm late at night looking for food, the guard troll Tomten finds a way to keep the farm animals safe and feed the fox at the same time.
The Princess in the ForestFloris Books #ad - Floris Books. Next its playtime! the princess plays with her animal friends, squirrels and birds, hares, the deer, before telling stories to the mushroom and toadstool children. Floris Books. Floris Books. Floris Books. Little moss children bring her a delicious forest breakfast, then she practises her writing with Mrs Crow, her teacher.
Finally, the star children light her way to bed. Flo. Used book in Good Condition. This is a beautiful story in Sibylle von Olfers' classic decorative style, sure to enchant younger readers. Floris Books. Used book in Good Condition. Spend a day with the Princess and her friends in the forest. Dew children help to get her dressed, and comb her golden hair.
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