This is an exciting new edition of a classic storybook anthology, illustrated for the first time in colour by bestselling author Daniela Drescher.
The book is a collection of forty stories from around Europe about gnomes, dwarfs, leprechauns, fairies and little folk. The stories come from Ireland, Germany, Scotland, Spain, Switzerland, England, Flanders and Scandinavia.
Publisher: Floris Books
Number of pages: 176
Weight: 1105 g
Dimensions: 292 x 216 x 20 mm
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
'This is one of those delightful books from the Scottish publisher, Floris, whose stories and drawings are so appealing. The mystical tales covers all the seasons.'
-- Vermont Country Sampler, May 2017
'This book is illustrated throughout with beautiful, colourful pictures by Daniela Drescher that have much of interest in them and are a real delight to linger over and discuss with the young reader... I thoroughly recommend this lovely book, which I think would be enjoyed by children of all ages.'
--Rosemary Usselman, New View, Summer 2010
'The stories vary in length and complexity, but all of them fascinate. This is a handsome resource for sharing and for independent readers to enjoy on their own.'
-- Books for Keeps, July 2010
'Daniela Drescher has a sense of colour and balance in her delicate, almost dreamlike illustrations that make you want to linger over them ... well suited to the armchair snuggle with a wealth of lovely stories to share.'
-- Yvonne Coppard, Carousel, Autumn/Winter 2010