A Fairy Went a-Marketing


by: Fyleman, Rose
Format: Paperback

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Product Description At a market, a fairy purchases riches found in nature. Then releases them for their own good or the good of others. A different season plays out with each stanza of Fyleman’s verse. Visually exquisite, this is a story to be savored by both parents and children, and is a great book to be shared in preschool story time.  "The artist has created a fairy-world of beauty with animals, plants, reptiles and small details making each double-page spread a breathtaking scene. . . luminous." — Publishers Weekly"What makes this picture book exceptional are the exquisite illustrations." — School Library Journal About the Author Rose Fyleman was an English writer and poet. Fyleman’s best known for her writings about whimsical fairies which were aimed at children of all ages. Her poem  There are fairies at the bottom of our garden was set to music by Liza Lehmann and was received with great acclaim and adoration. Her Christmas carol  Lift your hidden faces, was included in the hymnal  Songs of Praise, as well as in the Hutterian Brotherhood's  Songs of Light.


Product Code: 9780140547511
ISBN: 0140547517
Publisher: Puffin Books
Publication Date: 1992-09-01
Number of Pages: 32 pages
Languages: english
Edition: Reprint
Dimension: 5.87 x 0.71 x 8.43 inches
Shipping Weight: 0.79 pounds