Emily and Daisy by Elsa Beskow


Emily and Daisy by Elsa Beskow

Emily is a helpful little girl, so when her mummy is worried that Daisy the cow will escape into the clover field through a hole in the fence, she offers to go and look after Daisy for the day. On the way, she meets a big dog, a boastful boy and an old man with a sack. But when she gets to the meadow, she realises she needs help with Daisy, and to mend the fence. Who can she turn to? This is a delightful springtime picture book from Elsa Beskow. Young children will enjoy following Emily through her day as unexpectedly good things keep coming her way.


'Elsa Beskow's books are loved by children throughout the world, and this beautifully illustrated translation is no exception. A delightful book.'

/Summer 2009

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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28 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Publication date

22nd January 2009



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