Tag Archives: Floris Books

Now that Night is Near by Astrid Lindgren, illustrations by Marit Törnqvist.

Now that Night is Near by Astrid Lindgren, illustrations by Marit Törnqvist. Translation by Polly Lawson. Floris Books, 9781782506751, 2021  Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture Books  What did you like … Continue reading

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Evie and the Strawberry Surprise – Stefanie Dahle

  Evie and the Strawberry Surprise – Stefanie Dahle, Floris Books, 9781782506386, April, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture Book  What did you like about the book? I am a … Continue reading

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The Night Walk – written and illustrated by Marie Dorleans

 The Night Walk – written and illustrated by Marie Dorleans, translated by Polly Lawson, Floris Books, 9781782506393, 2021 (First published in French in 2018) Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book What did you … Continue reading

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Spin a Scarf of Sunshine by Dawn Casey, illustrated by Stila Lim

 Spin a Scarf of Sunshine by Dawn Casey, illustrated by Stila Lim, Floris Books, 9781782506584, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? This delightfully innovative … Continue reading

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The Legend of the First Unicorn: Traditional Scottish Tales by Lari Don, illustrated by Nataša Ilincic

 The Legend of the First Unicorn: Traditional Scottish Tales by Lari Don, illustrated by Nataša Ilincic, Floris Books, 9781782506478, 2020 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Traditional Literature Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like … Continue reading

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The Sorcerer’s Apprentice by Gerda Muller

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice by Gerda Muller. Translated from the French by Polly Lawson. Floris Books, 2020. 9781782506287 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Folktales What did you like about the book? This is a gentle … Continue reading

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Wake Up, Let’s Play – written and illustrated by Marit Törnqvist

Wake Up, Let’s Play – written and illustrated by Marit Törnqvist, Floris Books, 9781782506263, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Board book What did you like about the book?  Two very young children (age … Continue reading

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Willow the Wildcat – Lynne Rickards, illustrated by Kirsteen Harris-Jones

  Willow the Wildcat – Lynne Rickards, illustrated by Kirsteen Harris-Jones, Kelpies, an imprint of Floris Books, 9781782506300, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book  What did you like about … Continue reading

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Evie the Strawberry Fairy: Evie and the Strawberry Balloon Ride by Stefani Dahle

Evie the Strawberry Fairy: Evie and the Strawberry Balloon Ride by Stefani Dahle. Floris Books, 9781782505945, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book  What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Sand Elephant – Rinna Hermann, illustrated by Sanne Dufft

 The Sand Elephant – Rinna Hermann, illustrated by Sanne Dufft, Floris Books, 9781782506157, 202 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book  What did you like about the book?  This book reminds … Continue reading

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