Sir Lofty & Sir Tubb

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Sir Lofty & Sir Tubb

By Binette Schroeder

NorthSouth (NY), Hardcover, 9780735822511, 36pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2009

Description
When two neighboring kingdoms argue over a beautiful flower it turns into WAR! Can they learn to get along? A timely parable about achieving peace, brought to life by lush illustrations from Binette Shroeder.


About the Author
Binette Schroeder is a German illustrator and photographer who has gained an international reputation. In 1997 she won the German Literature Prize for her collected works. Her fantastic fairy-tale world is strikingly stylized and filled with graceful dolls and artifical landscapes. Her first illustrated fairy-tale book, Lipunchen, was translated into 17 languages. She has also illustrated Hans Christian Anderson's fairy tales including The Frong King and Juniper Tree.