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World Treasury of Fairy Tales & Folklore A Family Heirloom of Stories to Inspire and Entertain

By: N/A

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Wellfleet:

Seller ID: 14414

ISBN: 1577151275


Illustrated Relive the magic of classic fairy tales in this beautiful leather bound edition. For centuries fantastical stories of witches, giants, princesses, talking animals, and magical kingdoms have been passed from generation to generation. Many of the fairy tales we are most familiar with today have their roots in this oral tradition of storytelling. The World Treasury of Fairy Tales and Folklore is a stunning collection of fairy tales organized by date of pri... View more info

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Looking for a Fairy

By: ADAMS, JUDITH, MASON, CAROLINE

Price: $14.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 2011

Seller ID: 10122

ISBN: 094620666X


Watercolours In the morning, through the woods and by the cornfield, over branches and through a muddy stream, looking for a Fairy. A poem by Judith Adams, illustrated with watercolours by Caroline Mason. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10122] View more info

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Making More Flower Children

By: ADOLPHI, SYBILLE

Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2009

Seller ID: 941

ISBN: 0863156851


colour illustrations Flower children are a fun craft activity which can be made from a range of easy-to-find materials, such as wool, felt and cotton. This book contains all the patterns and instructions you will need to make your own flower children, including strawberries, shamrocks, mistletoe and daisies, and is clearly illustrated with diagrams and photographs. It is a sequel to the ever-popular "Making Flower Children", offering an entirely new set of ... View more info

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Making Fairy Tale Scenes

By: ADOLPHI, SYBILLE, CARDWELL, ANNA

Price: $30.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2009

Seller ID: 967

ISBN: 0863157181


colour illustrations Children will thoroughly enjoy making and playing with the range of well-known fairy tale scenes and characters provided in this book, which include Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, Sleeping Beauty, Rumpelstiltskin, Tom Thumb, Rapunzel, and Snow White and the Seven Dwarves. The scenes are made from a range of easy-to-find natural materials, such as wool, felt and cotton, and are great fun to make. This book contains all the patterns and instructi... View more info

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Making Flower Children

By: ADOLPHI, SYBILLE, CARDWELL, ANNA

Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2008

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 843

ISBN: 0863156509


35 colour photographs This book contains detailed step-by-step instructions and illustrations for making a range of lively, creative flower figures. Many of the figures are recognisable from Elsa Beskow's popular picture books, and from Sybille von Olfers' "The Story of the Root Children". Activities are organised by season, making the book ideal for decorating a nature corner or seasonal table in the home or classroom. [When referring to this item pl... View more info

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How Like an Angel Came I Down Conversations with Children on the Gospels

By: ALCOTT, AMOS BRONSON, HOWELL, ALICE O., MITCHELL, STEPHEN

Price: $59.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2008

Seller ID: 1386

ISBN: 094026238X


"A book all of us who work with children ought to read carefully and "visit" often." -Robert Coles, author of The Spiritual Life of Children "It is sheer reading pleasure, enlightenment, insight, the discovery of a side of children many of us never see, a side of ourselves generally masked, a glimpse of history our school texts never touch, and an enrichment of our own spirit." -Joseph Chilton Pearce, author of The Magical Child Every now and then... View more info

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Ushig

By: ALLAN, ANNEMARIE

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Seller ID: 988

ISBN: 0863157432


Ellen whistled again and repeated the old rhyme Aunt Marian had taught her. 'I call you once. I call you twice. I call you three times over'. Surely in a place as beautiful as this, anything that answered her call was bound to be friendly. While exploring a small loch above the village of Aldhammer with her brother Davie, Ellen repeats a childish rhyme to call something to her. What arrives is an ancient being with the ability to shapeshift and the power to destroy. Ushi... View more info

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Hungry Hettie

By: ALLAN, JO

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 1021

ISBN: 0863157793


Hettie the Highland cow is always hungry. She eats grass, thistles, hedges and even Granny Macleod's washing! When Callum and Kirsty visit her, they give her treats to eat -- porridge, sandwiches, shortbread, fish suppers and ice cream! When the children arrive with a huge cake, Hettie starts to look worried. She's not feeling so hungry any more… Watch Hettie grow as she eats her way through many Scottish favourites, until she and the children fi... View more info

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The Creative Family Manifesto Encouraging Imagination and Nurturing Family Connections

By: AMANDA BLAKE SOULE

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Roost Books:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15088

ISBN: 1611805031


Timeless advice on the importance of imaginative and creative play updated for a new generation of parents. Embrace family life with creativity at its heart. The Creative Family Manifesto is a guide to using the simple tools around you - your imagination, basic art supplies, household objects, and natural materials - to relax, play, and grow together as a family. When you learn to awaken your family's creativity, wonderful things will happen: you'll make meanin... View more info

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Thumbelina

By: ANDERSEN, HANS CHRISTIAN

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 14393

ISBN: 1782502459


Elsa Beskow's charming illustrations bring to life this classic Hans Christian Andersen tale of a thumb-sized girl who has big adventures. Thumbelina is so small she sleeps in a walnut shell bed with a rose petal sheet. One day, a toad steals her away from her home and keeps her captive on a lilypad, until some fish set her free to go on adventures in the countryside. Will Thumbelina ever find a new home with people just like her? Available in English for the first time ... View more info

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Princess and the Pea

By: ANDERSEN, HANS CHRISTIAN, DUSIKOVA, MAJA

Price: $23.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2012

Seller ID: 12051

ISBN: 0863158579


colour illustrations The prince is looking for a true princess to be his wife, but all the girls he meets are too rude, too vain or too greedy. One stormy night a young lady knocks on the palace door claiming to be a princess, so the queen decides to put her to the test. Will she feel the pea underneath the huge pile of mattresses? This classic fairy tale is wonderfully brought to life with soft, colourful illustrations by popular illustrator Maja Dusikova. [... View more info

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Woodworking with Children

By: ANETTE GRUNDITZ AND ULF ERIXON

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Floris Books: 2014

Seller ID: 13924

ISBN: 1782500391


Home-made toys stimulate children's imagination, and are often more educational and fulfilling than shop-bought versions. This step-by-step guide shows you how to make simple wooden games and toys with the help of little hands, as well as bigger projects like a garden swing or sandpit. The book contains thirty fun, child-friendly woodworking projects, for absolute beginners as well as those who want more of a challenge. You don't need to be an experienced carpenter to ta... View more info

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Children and Their Temperaments

By: ANSCHUTZ, MARIEKE, LAWSON, POLLY, LANGHAM, TONY, PETERS, PLYM

Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 1995

Seller ID: 587

ISBN: 0863151752


Drawing on an ancient tradition, Rudolf Steiner referred to four fundamental 'types' or 'temperaments' in the human personality, each of which, he said, has different personal needs and ways of relating socially. From her experience of working with children of all ages, Marieke Anschutz provides a guide to children's different temperaments and their role in child character, health and personality development. The book includes illustrations from home and school, in the c... View more info

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Teach the Children Well Our Spiritual Investment

By: ANSTOCK, JONATHAN

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Immortal Books:

Seller ID: 11831

ISBN: 098718380X


True education has a critical mission to play on the planet. Religious life, initially, and nation building subsequently, were, and still are, the main philosophical platforms from which many of our schools are run and operated. But what if the spiritual life of religious schools were founded on untruths and the desire to indoctrinate children's minds? What if the idea of building strong nationhood means that children are subjected to excessive pressure, inappropriate te... View more info

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Winterbringers

By: ARBUTHNOTT, GILL

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2005

Seller ID: 807

ISBN: 1782500987


St Andrews, Fife - not known for its glorious weather, but even so, Josh hadn't expected the sea to start to freeze and ice to creep up the beaches ...His summer holiday isn't looking too promising, especially as his only companions are a strange local girl, Callie, and her enormous dog Luath. Then they uncover the journal of an eighteenth-century girl who writes about a Kingdom of Summer, and suddenly they find themselves thrown headlong into a storm of witches, ice cre... View more info

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Giant Panda Party

By: ARBUTHNOTT, GILL, NETHERCOTT, JOANNE

Price: $14.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2013

Seller ID: 12539

ISBN: 0863159516


colour illustrations Sunshine, the giant panda, is grumpy. His birthday is coming and he's sure no one will remember. But his best friend Sweetie has a plan. She sneaks around the zoo at night, asking all the other animals whether they can sing. The lion roars, the python hisses and the chimps say OO OO OOO! But which zoo animal has the best singing voice? Will grumpy Sunshine get a giant birthday surprise? Gill Arbuthnott's hilarious story of animal hijinks and Jo... View more info

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Lost at the Zoo

By: ARBUTHNOTT, GILL, NETHERCOTT, JOANNE

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2012

Seller ID: 12540

ISBN: 0863158706


colour illustrations Rory the pet mouse goes on a trip to Edinburgh Zoo in Sam's pocket. He leans out to get a better look and falls into the anteater's enclosure. How will wee Rory ever find Sam again in the enormous zoo? 'Have you seen Sam?' Rory asks, and tries to describe his owner. He tells the zebra Sam's got sticky-out sandy hair, and gets sent to the lion! He tells the lion Sam's got big round eyes, and gets sent to the owl! Rory meets lots of animals -- a ... View more info

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Autumn A Collection of Poems, Songs and Stories for Young Children

By: AULIE, JENNIFER, MEYERKORT, MARGARET

Price: $21.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1999

Seller ID: 7787

ISBN: 0946206481


This collection of poems, songs and stories for parents and teachers of young children are all centred around the theme of the Autumn season.' Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter contain a wide variety of Poems, Songs and Stories of seasonal work, with many contributions for use at festivals. The Spindrift volume comprises general and miscellaneous material for use the whole year round, including over forty stories, many of which come from different cultures around the... View more info

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Winter A Collection of Poems, Songs and Stories for Young Children

By: AULIE, JENNIFER, MEYERKORT, MARGARET

Price: $21.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1999

Seller ID: 7788

ISBN: 094620649X


Illustrations This collection of poems, songs and stories for parents and teachers of young children are all centred around the theme of the Winter season.' Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter contain a wide variety of Poems, Songs and Stories of seasonal work, with many contributions for use at festivals. The Spindrift volume comprises general and miscellaneous material for use the whole year round, including over forty stories, many of which come from different... View more info

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Summer A Collection of Poems, Songs and Stories for Young Children

By: AULIE, JENNIFER, MEYERKORT, MARGARET

Price: $21.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 1999

Seller ID: 7800

ISBN: 0946206473


Illustrations This collection of poems, songs and stories for parents and teachers of young children are all centred around the theme of the Summer season.' Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter contain a wide variety of Poems, Songs and Stories of seasonal work, with many contributions for use at festivals. The Spindrift volume comprises general and miscellaneous material for use the whole year round, including over forty stories, many of which come from different... View more info