Pelle's New Suit

Pelle's New Suit

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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.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 127 x 172 x 10mm | 130g
  • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Mini edition
  • colour illustrations
  • 0863155847
  • 9780863155840
  • 28,929

Review quote

'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.'
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About Elsa Beskow

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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Rating details

541 ratings
4.3 out of 5 stars
5 52% (283)
4 28% (154)
3 18% (95)
2 1% (5)
1 1% (4)
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