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Little Gnome Tenderroot

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $15.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3724

ISBN: 1936367068


38 pages, paperback, black and white pictures A sweet collection of stories for parent read to their children, or for children to read out loud. Little Gnome Tenderroot meets the tree spirits, fairies, sees the seasons change and meets a dragon. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3724] View more info

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Columban

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $21.50

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3716

ISBN: 1936367017


Unavailable till end of 2017 This powerful story tells of the life of Columban, his travels from Ireland, his many adventures, his life in the Inner Hebrides on the island of Iona in Scotland and beyond. It is a valuable class reader and is a story that makes the Middle Ages come alive. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3716] View more info

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We Will Build a Temple The path of Israel from King Solomon to John the Baptist

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $31.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3737

ISBN: 1888365552


The Path of Israel from King Solomon to John the Baptist • Illlustrated by Suzanne A. Mitchell • The Biblical stories retold in this book are based on the Old Testament. They connect the reader with the pictures and events that contributed to the forming of Western culture at the beginning. They are the stories of Solomon, Elijah, Tobias, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Daniel, Nehemiah, Jonah, Heliodorus, Job, Judas Maccabeus, and John the Baptist. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3737] View more info

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Star Rider and Anna McLoon, The

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $15.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 10419

ISBN: 1888365951


Master story-teller Jakob Streit gives us two wonderful tales that will delight adult and child alike. "The Star Rider" is a free adaptation of a legend told by the elderly O'Daly to the travel book author A.E. Johann around 1950, who wrote about it in his book, "Ireland" published by Guetersloh in 1953. The legend is believed to have emerged in the 17th Century. "Anna McLoon" is a story from modern times. Together with a friend, the author went in search of the last Celtic storyteller, who had spent a lifetime going from farm to farm, village to village, ... View more info

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Three Knight Tales

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $22.00

Seller ID: 12080

ISBN: 1936367246


Tale #1 Henry the Afflicted An old fairy tale told anew, taken from Hartmann von der Aue Tale #2 Gerald the Good adapted from Rudolf von Ems Tale #3 Magelone the Beautiful [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12080] View more info

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Journey to the Promised Land

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $32.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3721

ISBN: 193636784X


The Path of the People of Israel from Abraham’s Calling to David’s Dream • Superbly told stories for the third grade teacher, this book is also useful as a fourth grade reader. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3721] View more info

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Brother Francis The Life of Francis of Assisi

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $20.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 12758

ISBN: 1936367408


Francis of Assisi - beloved and admired for more than 700 years. And yet, we are always moved anew by his life and his acts. These stories are masterfully retold here by Jakob Streit. For ages 6 and up [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12758] View more info

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Bee Book, The

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $20.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3715

ISBN: 1936367009


Streit’s father was a beekeeper and it was in early childhood that Jakob developed a passion for the honeybee. This exquisite reader factually and scientifically allows one to enter into the magic and mysterious world of the bees. It is one of two books recommended for the sexuality curriculum in the Waldorf school. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3715] View more info

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What Animals Say to Each Other 30 Nature Fables in Rhyme

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $15.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 12754

ISBN: 1936367238


Jakob Streit has "listened" to conversations among animals through his quiet communion with nature. He shares these with us in the form of rhyming verse to illustrate the variety and uniqueness of some very delightful creatures. When two so very different animals such as a squirrel and a toad start talking, we can enjoy the poetry of their conversation as well as the humor. We get to know the creatures through their differences and learn to love them for those differences. Included also are several well-known animal fables. With youthful dedication, thirtee... View more info

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Puck the Gnome the Gnome

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $28.50

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 10417

ISBN: 1888365544


Unavailable till end of 2017 This story written by the master storyteller, Jakob Streit, is one of the most delightful children's stories to appear in quite a while. The story of Puck, who has one foot facing forward and one backward, illuminates the world of the hard-working gnomes. The moral insights, wisdom, humor, and true goodness found in Puck's adventures will delight both children and adults. The illustrations by Georges Feldmann are truly magical. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10417] View more info

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Little Bee Sunbeam

By: STREIT, JAKOB

Price: $20.00

Publisher: AWSNA: a

Seller ID: 3723

ISBN: 1888365986


This story/reader for younger children relates the adventures of a honeybee named Little Bee Sunbeam. The little bee is in a search for a particularly good nectar to make honey when it suddenly becomes very cold. Honeybees cannot fly when the temperature drops so abruptly and our little bee must spend the night alone in the forest where an exciting adventure unfolds. It is one of two books recommended for the sexuality curriculum in the Waldorf school. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3723] View more info

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Liputto Stories of Gnomes and Trolls

By: STREIT, JAKOB & MITCHELL, SUSANNE A.

Price: $29.50

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3722

ISBN: 1888365269


These wonderful stories of the North will delight children of all ages with the humanity and grace of the gnomes. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3722] View more info

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Hello Farm, How Do You Do?

By: THIEBOUT, MARJOLEIN, BOTMAN, LOES

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2013

Seller ID: 12534

ISBN: 0863159621


colour illustrations This is a chunky, colourful board book which introduces young children to farm animals and their sounds. Loes Botman's beautiful, vibrant illustrations bring the animals to life, and the fun, rhyming text is perfect for reading aloud with little ones. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12534] View more info

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Charlie's Magical Carnival

By: TORNQVIST, MARIT

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 15397

ISBN: 1782504605


Charlie can't wait to go the carnival, but first his mum must find his party hat and red balloon. While she's searching, Charlie imagines all the wonderful things they might see: lemonade rivers and lollipop trees, elephant taxis and a cake as big as a town square. When they finally arrive at the carnival, it's even more amazing and magical than Charlie had hoped. This beautiful book, from award-winning children's author and illustrator Marit Törnqvist, celebrates the intensity of children's imaginations and their ability to see their imagined worlds as reality. ... View more info

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Tomtes of Hilltop Wood

By: TYLER, BRENDA

Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Seller ID: 1014

ISBN: 0863157726


colour illustrations When Emily and Jamie hear that a new road will be built through Hilltop Wood, they rush to warn their friends, the Tomtes. Tomtes are very special creatures who guard the oldest woods. With the children's help, they immediately set about saving their home. When the workmen arrive, unexpected obstacles appear in their way: the rocks they need to move are much bigger than they remembered; their digging machines are flooded; a stream mysteriously changes direction over night. Maybe they won't be able to build this road after all...This is a charming picture book inspire... View more info

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Tomtes of Hilltop Farm

By: TYLER, BRENDA

Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2012

Seller ID: 12362

ISBN: 0863159060


colour illustrations Do you know about Tomtes? They are small creatures, who only children can see. They live in ancient woods and like to help people and animals. Hilltop Farm has not been thriving: crops are failing, the animals are badly behaved and Bella the cow is ill. Poor Farmer Robinson wants to sell the farm. But Emily and Jamie are determined to save the farm, so they ask their friends the Tomtes for help. Together, the Tomtes and the children look after Bella, milk the goats and plant seeds. They pick wild berries, collect eggs and make cheese. Can they persuade Farmer Robinso... View more info

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Tomtes of Hilltop Stream

By: TYLER, BRENDA

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 13716

ISBN: 1782500456


Emily and Jamie live near Hilltop Wood. Through Hilltop Wood runs Hilltop Stream, and the two children love to splash and play in its clear water.One day, they discover the stream has become dark and dirty, and the otter they used to see have gone. What can they do?This is the third enchanting story about Jamie and Emily's helpful Tomte friends, who help them make the stream sparkle again. But will the otters return? [When referring to this item please quote our ID 13716] View more info

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Goodnight

By: VAN ZEYL, MARJAN

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Wynstones Press:

Seller ID: 10131

ISBN: 0946206619


A concertina board book, with 5 sections, folding out to over one and a quarter metres, or four feet, long. The soft watercolour pictures by Marjan van Zeyl show the child's journey into sleep, through the night and to waking in the morning. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10131] View more info

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Apple Cake, The

By: VAN ZEYL, MARJAN, VAN HICHTUM, NIENKE, LAWSON, POLLY

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 1996

Seller ID: 604

ISBN: 0863152287


colour illustrations An old lady wants to bake an apple cake. She has everything she needs except apples. So she sets off to market to buy some apples, taking a basket of plums to trade along the way, just in case ... [When referring to this item please quote our ID 604] View more info

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Easter Story Book

By: VERSCHUREN, INEKE

Price: $38.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2001

Seller ID: 576

ISBN: 0863151469


b/w illustrations This collection of stories, legends and folk tales reflects the season around Easter and early summer. The stories are arranged in four parts, following the cycle of seasonal festivals, including Ascension and Whitsun. There are stories by the Grimm brothers, Tolstoy, Chekhov and Lagerlof. The compilation contains over thirty stories, with clear age indicators for each of them. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 576] View more info