The Land of Long AgoFloris Books #ad - 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. 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.
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. On their incredible journey Kelly and Kai meet a princess, rescue a knight and trick the king of the trolls. Floris Books.
Rosalind and the Little DeerFloris Books #ad - With its traditional fairy-tale charm and beautifully detailed illustrations, this is Elsa Beskow at her best. 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. The poor little deer is captured by a king and kept in a golden cage, but it refuses to eat.
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. 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.
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The Curious FishFloris Books 0863157157 #ad - Floris Books. Children will delight in the wonderful characters of the lake, and in their extraordinary adventure on dry land. Floris Books. 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. This highly imaginative and funny picture book paints the world from a whole new perspective -- from a fish’s point of view.
. This is the first time this charming Elsa Beskow book has been available in English. When flash, is caught and held prisoner on dry land, a very curious little fish, his aunts and uncles are determined to save him.
Emily and DaisyFloris Books #ad - Young children will enjoy following Emily through her day as unexpectedly good things keep coming her way. Floris Books. Who can she turn to? This is a delightful springtime picture book from Elsa Beskow. Floris Books. Emily is a helpful little girl, so when her mummy is worried that Daisy the cow will escape into the clover field through a hole in the fence, she offers to go and look after Daisy for the day.
Floris Books. On the way, she meets a big dog, a boastful boy and an old man with a sack. Floris Books. But when she gets to the meadow, she realizes she needs help with Daisy, and to mend the fence.
Children of the Forest: Mini EditionFloris Books #ad - They collect wild mushrooms and blueberries and shelter under toadstools when it rains. The children of the forest live deep in the roots of an old pine tree. Floris Books. 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.
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Peter's Old HouseFloris Books #ad - Floris Books. It's an old, falling down house. Floris Books. Floris Books. Used book in Good Condition. At the end of a street, in a little village, is Peter's house. Floris Books. Floris Books. But peter helps everyone: mending things, building toy boats, and telling stories. Will anyone help him when an official says his house must be pulled down? This is a wonderful, charming story in the best tradition of Elsa Beskow's Swedish tales, as all the children in the village rally round to help Peter when he needs them most.
The Princess in the ForestFloris Books #ad - Little moss children bring her a delicious forest breakfast, then she practises her writing with Mrs Crow, her teacher. Used book in Good Condition. Spend a day with the Princess and her friends in the forest. Floris Books. Floris Books. Floris Books. Dew children help to get her dressed, and comb her golden hair.
This is a beautiful story in Sibylle von Olfers' classic decorative style, sure to enchant younger readers. Next its playtime! the princess plays with her animal friends, hares, the deer, squirrels and birds, before telling stories to the mushroom and toadstool children. Used book in Good Condition. Floris Books.
The Princess in the Forest #ad - Finally, the star children light her way to bed. Floris Books.
Christopher's GardenFloris Books #ad - This heartwarming book shows Elsa Beskow's classic illustration at its best, bringing nature alive for young readers. Floris Books. Floris Books. Christopher often plays on his own in his garden -- until one day, meeting lots of folk along the way: the playful gooseberry boys, the strawberry families, he discovers a whole new world! A strange boy called September takes him on a hunt for a lost ball, Mrs Bramley Apple, Mr Scarecrow and many more.
Floris Books. Christopher learns all about the different fruits, berries and vegetables growing in his garden, and makes lots of new friends who promise to always play with him. Floris Books. Used book in Good Condition. Floris Books. Floris Books. Used book in Good Condition.
The Sun Egg: Mini EditionFloris Books #ad - Floris Books. A mini gift edition of Elsa Beskow�s classic story. Used book in Good Condition. Floris Books. Floris Books. It's a sun egg!" declares the elf who finds it nestled on the forest floor. Floris Books. Soon she and her friends find out what it really is, but not before the little elf has one of the best adventures she has ever had.
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An Elsa Beskow Gift Collection: Children of the Forest and other beautiful booksFloris Books #ad - Floris Books. Used book in Good Condition. Floris Books. Floris Books. Floris Books. Floris Books. A beautiful gift collection of some of Elsa Beskow's best-loved books. 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, The Flowers' Festival, Pelle's New Suit and Woody, Hazel and Little Pip as well as an exclusive edition of Princess Sylvie.
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. Floris Books. Flo. Used book in Good Condition. This charming collection is a lovely addition to any child's bookshelf. Another beautiful box set including: peter in blueberry Land, Around the Year, Ollie's Ski Trip and The Sun Egg, as well as the never-before available mini edition of Emily and Daisy, is also available.
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