Swedish Fairy Tales

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These are stories filled with wicked magicians, troublesome trolls, teasing magpies, and solemn tomtar. In Swedish fairy tales, frogs become beautiful fairy girls, troll girls marry troll princes, kings transform into woodcutters, and little boys go searching for adventure in the forest. This collection of twenty-one marvelous tales includes: The Seven Wishes The Trolls and the Youngest Tomte The Changelings Leap the Elk and Little Princess Cottongrass The Queen And many more These stories are clever and fun, full of adventure and magic. A world of wonder and mystery is brought to life by the spellbinding art of one of the world’s greatest illustrators of fairy tales, John Bauer. His big-nosed, good-natured trolls are sure to delight, while his heroes and heroines shine brightly, bringing hope and goodness to dark places. Sky Pony Press, with our Good Books, Racehorse and Arcade imprints, is proud to publish a broad range of books for young readers—picture books for small children, chapter books, books for middle grade readers, and novels for young adults. Our list includes bestsellers for children who love to play Minecraft; stories told with LEGO bricks; books that teach lessons about tolerance, patience, and the environment, and much more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.
THE BOOK OF SWEDISH FAIRY TALES
Language: un
Pages: 224
Authors: Anon E. Mouse
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-27 - Publisher: Abela Publishing Ltd

This volume of 28 Swedish fairy-tales represents a careful choice of the best examples of Swedish lore and tales. Infused with the Swedish culture, they are the most colorful and entertaining tales to be found, for the fairy-tales of Scandinavia, Sweden, Denmark and Norway, have a distinct local color of
Swedish Fairy Tales
Language: un
Pages: 256
Authors: Anon E. Mouse
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-15 - Publisher: Sky Pony

These are stories filled with wicked magicians, troublesome trolls, teasing magpies, and solemn tomtar. In Swedish fairy tales, frogs become beautiful fairy girls, troll girls marry troll princes, kings transform into woodcutters, and little boys go searching for adventure in the forest. This collection of twenty-one marvelous tales includes: The
An Illustrated Treasury of Swedish Folk and Fairy Tales
Language: un
Pages: 256
Authors: Anon E. Mouse
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-18 - Publisher:

A centenary gift edition of the bestselling Swedish folk tales anthology by John Bauer, whose artwork has inspired Jim Henson, Frank Oz and Neil Gaiman.
The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales: Q-Z
Language: en
Pages: 1160
Authors: Donald Haase
Categories: Fairy tales
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Provides alphabetically arranged entries on folk and fairy tales from around the world, including information on authors, subjects, themes, characters, and national traditions.
From Swedish Fairy Tales to American Fantasy
Language: un
Pages: 22
Authors: Mary T. Swanson, University of Minnesota. University Art Museum
Categories: Animators
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Minneapolis : University Art Museum, University of Minnesota

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