Norbert the Winter Gnome

Daniela Drescher

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  • This simple story shares a message of thinking of others
  • This charming board book, packed with seasonal details, is perfect for snuggling down and sharing
  • Vibrant illustrations from Daniela Drescher, creator of the bestselling In the Land of Fairies and Pippa and Pelle series

It’s winter and Norbert the gnome is worried that his animal friends won't have enough to eat. He decides to bring them each a delicious gift. A sweet seasonal story about kindness by bestselling illustrator Daniela Drescher.

board book
180 x 153 mm
Floris Books
Board Books
colour illustrations
Age Range:
From 1 to 3 years
10 pages
Publication date:
17 Sep 2020


Winter has arrived, and the forest is covered in snow. But with the tree branches bare and the grass frozen, what will the forest animals eat?

Norbert the Winter Gnome decides to visit his hungry friends, trekking through the icy forest to bring each of them a delicious gift.

From Daniela Drescher, the much-loved creator of Pippa and Pelle and In the Land of Fairies, this beautifully illustrated board book about friendship and kindness is full of seasonal detail that will captivate young readers.


Daniela Drescher was born in Munich and trained in art therapy. She is the author and illustrator of more than twenty books for children, which are now available in several languages. Her best known books include In the Land of Fairies, In the Land of Elves, In the Land of Merfolk, What's Hiding in There?, the Little Fairy stories and the Pippa and Pelle stories (all Floris Books).

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