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Puck 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: 1936367955


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: $13.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2013

Seller ID: 12534

ISBN: 1782505881


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

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Princess in the Forest

By: VON OLFERS, SIBYLLE, LAWSON, POLLY

Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 1994

Seller ID: 593

ISBN: 0863151892


colour illustrations The princess lives in a castle in the forest. The nature folk of the forest are her friends and companions. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 593] View more info

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Story of the Snow Children-Mini

By: VON OLFERS,SIBYLLE

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 12361

ISBN: 0863159095


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. Soon, they whisk her away to the Snow Queen's wintry kingdom. 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. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12361] View more info

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Story of Little Billy Bluesocks

By: VON OLFERS,SIBYLLE

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 12360

ISBN: 0863159044


This charming story, told in verse, shares a day in the life of a fun-loving little boy. Each beautiful illustration, painted in Olfers’ unique style, shows Little Billy Bluesocks as he goes through the day doing tasks that all children will enjoy. He wakes up, plants a seed, feeds the rabbits, plays on the seesaw with his dog, picks apples, has a delicious supper and finally goes to bed. This recently discovered classic from Sibylle von Olfers is available for the first time in English. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12360] View more info

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My First Snow Children

By: VON OLFERS,SIBYLLE

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 15418

ISBN: 1782505237


Poppy is watching the snow fall outside her window when she realises that the snowflakes are really Snow Children, dancing and whirling in the garden. The Snow Children whisk Poppy away to the Snow Queen's wintry kingdom, where the Princess is having a party! My First Snow Children is a lively abridgment of the traditional classic The Story of the Snow Children. Presented for the first time as a beautiful board book for very young children, it includes all of Sybille von Olfer's original art-nouveau illustrations, sympathetically adapted to fit the new format. A perfect sto... View more info

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Peter's Tree

By: WATTS, BERNADETTE

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 13713

ISBN: 1782501789


Peter wants to get his mother the perfect gift for her birthday. His sisters paint a picture and bake a cake – but they won’t let Peter join in. Instead, he dreams of giving his mother the most beautiful tree in the world. Grandad promises to help but Peter is disappointed with the black stick he digs up. How could anyone think this was a beautiful tree? Then the seasons change, and so does the tree. Will Peter’s tree flourish in the end? [When referring to this item please quote our ID 13713] View more info

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The Enchanted Nightingale The Classic Grimm’s Tale of Jorinda and Joringel

By: WATTS, BERNADETTE

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 14805

ISBN: 1782504362


Jorinda and Joringel are happily walking through the forest, but they stray too close to a witch’s castle and fall under her spell. Jorinda is transformed into a nightingale and imprisoned in the castle in a golden birdcage. Joringel is powerless to rescue his true love—until one night he dreams of a magical flower that can overpower the witch’s enchantments. Can he find the flower and free Jorinda? Love and bravery triumph over evil in this classic Brothers Grimm tale. The beautiful forest and forbidding castle are compellingly illustrated by Bernadette Wa... View more info

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House of Lost and Found, The

By: WIDMARK, MARTIN

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 15414

ISBN: 1782505423


Niles lives all alone in a big dirty house filled with memories of the people who used to live there. Then one day, a little boy appears on his doorstep and asks Niles to take care of his plant. Astonished, Niles takes the pot of dirt, and wonders what to do with it. As a seedling appears, Niles realises how empty and lonely his house is and begins to care for the plant, his house and himself. By the time the little boy returns his flower has bloomed into a beautiful poppy and Niles, and his house, are filled with hope again. This beautiful and uplifting story of loss and h... View more info

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Little Pearl

By: WIDMARK, MARTIN

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 15572

ISBN: 1782505997


NOT YET PUBLISHED DUE SEPTEMBER 2019 Please consider ordering in advance Grace's brother has disappeared, and she misses him terribly. One day, she finds herself falling, falling... and wakes up in a strange land where she is as tiny as a bug. Exploring this amazing world, filled with incredible creatures, Grace feels happier than she has done for a long time. But then she is captured by an evil crab and forced to dive for pearls. Beneath the water Grace hears a familiar tune: could it be her lost brother? Martin Widmark is the bestselling Swedish children's auth... View more info

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Silver Bells and Cockle Shells Illustrated Classic Nursery Rhymes

By: WILLEBECK LE MAIR, HENRIETTA, ILLUSTR

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Floris Books: 2013

Seller ID: 12808

ISBN: 1782500057


This beautifully illustrated, vintage collection of thirty classic nursery rhymes is the perfect gift for any baby or child. First published in 1911, it includes favourites such as Humpty Dumpty, Mary Had a Little Lamb, Sing a Song of Sixpence and Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star, each in its full version with verses you may not have discovered before. The rhymes are all illustrated in delicate watercolour tones by Dutch illustrator, Henrietta Willebeek le Mair. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12808] View more info