Around the Year: a Picture Book

Author(s): Elsa Beskow


Delightful verses and delicate, playful illustrations take young children through the special joys of each month of the year, from icy February to the green shoots of April, the red poppies of July, September's apples and the delights of December. This is a mini edition of Elsa Beskow's classic picture book.


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'This is a new mini edition of Elsa Beskow's classic picture book. In wonderful rhyming verse, children can journey through the months ... There are also verses for the hours of the day and the days of the week, all of which are beautifully illustrated. Fun to read either together, or as a group.' -- Creative Steps magazine, Nov/Dec 2008

Elsa Beskow (1874-1953) is the most popular children's illustrator in Sweden, where her picture books have been known and loved for over a century.

General Fields

  • : 9780863156489
  • : Floris Books
  • : Floris Books
  • : September 2008
  • : 172mm X 127mm X 8mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 529.2
  • : 32
  • : colour illustrations
  • : Elsa Beskow
  • : Hardback