The Flowers' Festival

Elsa Beskow

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  • An enchanting story about the flowers' Midsummer party hosted by Queen Rose, who invites her flower friends from far and wide, but will the weeds be welcome?
  • Features beautiful illustrations of graceful Miss Cornflower, cautious Lady Fuschia and helpful dew cups and sweet peas
  • Elsa Beskow's picture books, with charming stories and her signature illustrations, have been known and loved for over a century
  • This beautiful new edition of a classic Swedish picture book features hand-designed end papers, a cloth spine and luxury paper

Lisa joins the flowers for their magical Midsummer party where Queen Rose and her guests hear the stories of grand Madame Pansy and shy wintergreen. A collectable new edition of the classic Elsa Beskow picture book with a cloth spine.

300 x 250 mm
Floris Books
Elsa Beskow Books
colour illustrations
Age Range:
From 4 to 6 years
32 pages
Publication date:
21 Apr 2022
2nd edition


On Midsummer's Eve the flowers invite Lisa to their party. Queen Rose greets her guests – flowers from the forest, meadow, lake and garden, and even the weeds. Together they listen to the enchanting stories of grand Madame Pansy, shy wintergreen and proud Lady Dandelion.

This is a delightful story from the world-renowned Swedish author--illustrator Elsa Beskow which introduces young children to the unique characters of a variety of flowers.

This wonderful new edition of The Flowers' Festival faithfully reproduces Beskow's classic illustrations in a collectable picture book featuring a unique hand-crafted design, premium-quality paper, gold foil signature and a luxurious cloth spine. Create an Elsa Beskow library by collecting all of the gorgeous new editions.


Elsa Beskow is a Floris Books featured author. Read all about this author's life and work on our dedicated author page.

Elsa Beskow (1874-1953) is the most popular children's author--illustrator in Sweden. Often described as Sweden's Beatrix Potter, Elsa Beskow's picture books have been known and loved for over a century. Her charming stories of children and magical folk, accompanied by her signature illustrations, are known and cherished the world over.



Find out more about Elsa Beskow and her world on our Elsa Beskow Biography and Book Information page. Includes a complete book list.

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