Pelle's New Suit by Elsa Beskow


Pelle's New Suit by Elsa Beskow

A mini gift edition of Elsa Beskow's classic story. Pelle has a lamb whose coat grows longer and longer, while Pelle's Sunday suit grows shorter! Pelle shears the lamb, and the wool is carded, spun, dyed and woven. Finally, the tailor makes a new suit for Pelle. This is a wonderful book to help children understand where their clothes come from and the traditional craft of working with wool.


'Charming. This little book makes you feel all warm inside. It's very cute and the pictures are clear and easy to help explain the story.' member review

About the Author

Elsa Beskow (1874-1953) is the most popular children's illustrator in Sweden, where her picture books have been known and loved for over a century.

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Book Info


32 pages
Interest Age: From 3


Elsa Beskow
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Publication date

22nd February 2007



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