Pelle's New Suit

Pelle's New Suit

4.29 (601 ratings by Goodreads)
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Description

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 | 153g
  • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Mini edition
  • colour illustrations
  • 0863155847
  • 9780863155840
  • 29,799

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.'
-- Totz2teens.co.uk member review
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About Elsa Beskow

Elsa Beskow (1874-1953) is the most popular children's author--illustrator in Sweden. Often described as Sweden's Beatrix Potter, Elsa Beskow's picture books have been known and loved for over a century. Her charming stories of children and magical folk, accompanied by her signature illustrations, are known and cherished the world over.
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Rating details

601 ratings
4.29 out of 5 stars
5 52% (311)
4 28% (171)
3 17% (105)
2 1% (9)
1 1% (5)
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