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Mother Earth and Her Children : A Quilted Fairy Tale (Reprint) (Paperback) (Sibylle Von Olfers)

Mother Earth and Her Children : A Quilted Fairy Tale (Reprint) (Paperback) (Sibylle Von Olfers) - image 1 of 1

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Intricate illustrations depict details of a modern quilt inspired by Sibylle von Olfers' classic storybookMother Earth and Her ChildrenThis vibrant new translation, in turn inspired by the quilt, explores the changing of the seasons and delicately touches upon the circle of life. When Mother Earth calls her children to prepare for spring, the earthly children yawn and stretch before they busy themselves with beautification. They dust off the bumblebees, scrub the beetles, paint bright new coats on the ladybugs, and rouse the caterpillars from their cocoons. Bedecked with new blossoms, the children emerge from the earth and become spring flowers that frolic through the summer and autumn, until the leaves begin to fall and they return to Mother Earth, bringing the weary bugs and beetles back to their winter refuge.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Fairy Tales + Folklore / Adaptations
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Independent Pub Group
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Sibylle Von Olfers
Language: English
Street Date: November 1, 2015
TCIN: 50108168
UPC: 9781933308500
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-6369
$9.06
MSRPReg: $12.95 Save $3.89 (30% off)

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