Story by Hans-Christian Andersen / Illustrated by Elsa Beskow
- Will Thumbelina ever find a new home with people just like her?
- A wonderful addition to the shelves of Elsa Beskow fans everywhere
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 find her way through the countryside.
Will Thumbelina ever find a new home among friends?
Available in English for the first time in thirty years, this beautiful book will be a wonderful addition to the shelves of Elsa Beskow admirers everywhere.
About the Author
Elsa Beskow (1874-1953) is the most popular children's illustrator in Sweden, where her picture books have been known and loved for over a century.
Publisher: Floris Books
Size: 26.4x21.3 cm
Publication date: 2016/01/21