Poppy is gazing out of the window at the snow when, all of a sudden, she sees that the snowflakes are really little 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, here is another classic children’s story with beautiful illustrations in the art nouveau style. Age 3–5. Hardcover, full color illustrations.
Sibylle von Olfers (1881–1916) uses a blend of natural observation and simple design that critics have compared to the works of Kate Greenaway and Elsa Beskow.