Emily and Daisy

Elsa Beskow

Price:
£12.99
Availability:
Available to buy

Quick Look

  • A delightful springtime story about kindness and helping others
  • Features beautiful illustrations of blossoming meadows, helpful elves, rabbits and other creatures Emily meets along the way
  • 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

Emily is going to the meadow to look after Daisy the cow. Along the way, she meets a dog, a boy and an old man. But who will help her mend the fence and keep Daisy safe? A collectable new edition of the classic Elsa Beskow picture book with a cloth spine.

Format:
hardback
Size:
215 x 264 mm
Publisher:
Floris Books
Subject:
Elsa Beskow Books
Illustrations:
colour illustrations
Age Range:
From 3 to 6 years
Extent:
28 pages
ISBN:
9781782508090
Publication date:
21 Apr 2022
Edition:
2nd edition

Description

Emily wants to help her mama by watching Daisy the cow so she doesn't escape out the hole in her fence.

On the way to the meadow, Emily meets a big dog, a boastful boy and an old man. But who will help Emily when she needs it?

This is a delightful springtime story for young children about kindness and helping others from the world-renowned Swedish author--illustrator Elsa Beskow.

This wonderful new edition of Emily and Daisy 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.

Reviews

'Elsa Beskow's books are loved by children throughout the world, and this beautifully illustrated translation is no exception. A delightful book.'
-- Kindling

Author

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.

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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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