Sibylle von Olfers' charming tales of angelic nature children have a timeless innocence that captures the imagination. They're made even more enchanting with her beautifully detailed illustrations.
We offer three hardcover titles that are ideal for ages 3 to 5.
The Story of the Rabbit Children a kind mother rabbit rescues a hunter's young children who've become lost in the woods. She makes them warm rabbit suits and they play happily with her own brood. Meanwhile the hunter, out searching for his children, encounters some rabbits that look strangely familiar to him.
The Story of the Wind Children in this classic tale of friendship and adventure, young George enjoys a beautiful day of sailing his boats, picking apples, riding a cloud horse and more, thanks to the help of Willow the wind sprite.
The Story of the Root Children this intriguing tale of the seasons follows the root children as they sleep underground in winter, wake in spring to busily clean and paint the beetles and other bugs, and frolic in the fields, ponds and meadows when summer finally comes. pages.
Rabbit Children 8-1/2" x 11", 24 pages. Wind Children 8-1/2" x 11-3/4", 24 pages. Root Children 8-1/4" x 10-3/4", 18 pages