The Story of the Snow Children

The Story of the Snow Children

By Sibylle Von Olfers

Floris Books, Hardcover, 9780863154997, 24pp.

Publication Date: September 2005

Poppy is gazing out of the window at the snow when, all of a sudden, she sees that the snowflakes are really little Snow Children dancing and whirling in the garden. Soon, they whisk her away to the Snow Queen's wintry kingdom. From the author of The Story of the Root Children, here is another classic children's story with beautiful illustrations in the art nouveau style. (Age 3?5)

About the Author
Sibylle von Olfers was a German children's book author and illustrator. Sybille von Olfers' blend of natural observation and use of simple design has led to her being compared to Kate Greenway and Elsa Beskow. She is best know for her book The Story of the Root Children. In her short life, Sibylle von Olfers wrote and illustrated ten children's picture books which have delighted children for generations.