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Wild Swans [With Booklet]
Wild Swans [With Booklet] | Hans Christian Andersen
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In the classic Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale "The Wild Swans, " a princess rescues her 11 brothers from a transformative spell cast by their wicked stepmother. This story of enchantment is conveyed here in a remarkable and unusual way -- as a wordless unfolding accordion board book with a series of beautiful illustrations that tell the tale. A separate booklet included contains text to accompany the story. This stunning edition captivates lovers of fairy tales and folklore who are familiar with the tale, as well as introduces new generations to the story.
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Mystic.Archives.Of.Dantalian
The Wild Swans | Hans Christian Andersen
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A good classic faery tale

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Chrys
Wild Swans | Hans Christian Andersen
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#girlpowergiveaway Thank you so much for having this giveaway! I know this isn‘t exactly the sort of book that comes to most people‘s minds, but it did mine. When I was little I had a small record player that I would listen to books on and this was my favorite. I loved how strong the princess was, having the willpower to go through everything she did without giving up and saving her brothers. She is my first memory of a strong female character

Bklover This is an AWESOME choice! I love it- thank you for sharing it with us! I used to have several books with records but I don‘t remember that one!💙💙💙 2y
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego I love children's books that inspire little girls to be strong and fearless!! Mine was Pippi Longstocking. Thanks for entering ♀️✊ 2y
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DivineDiana
The Wild Swans | Hans Christian Andersen
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The gorgeous cover of this book is what drew me to it. The illustrations throughout are exquisite! #picturebook3 #readyesterday

Soubhiville 😍 so pretty! 2y
DivineDiana @Soubhiville Each page is a feast of beauty! 2y
Christine11 Gorgeous illustration! 💗 2y
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DivineDiana @Christine11 So many in this book! 2y
Eggs So beautiful 2y
DivineDiana @Eggs You have to see the inside! 2y
Eggs Yessss I do!! 2y
Velvetfur Oohhh this is totally my kind of thing, I adore fairytales and that cover is gorgeous 😊 2y
DivineDiana @Velvetfur You would love it! 2y
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CoffeeCatsBooks
Wild Swans [With Booklet] | Hans Christian Andersen
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When I was young, my parents would let me pick a story from The Giant All Color book of Fairy Tales & read it aloud. One of my favorites was The Wild Swans, which also happened to be one of the longest. Finally, my mother refused to read it anymore so my poor dad had to read it ALL the time. This edition tells a slightly different version & comes in a clasp box with a pamphlet version of the story and fold out illustrations, which are more modern.

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WanderingBookaneer
Wild Swans | Hans Christian Andersen
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I have been spoiled by reading Hans Christian Andersen with illustrations by Sanna Annukka. ⭐️⭐️

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LindsayReads
The Wild Swans | Hans Christian Andersen
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Eek! Crazy weekend meant that I fell behind in posting my #picturebookmonth installments. This looks like I #threwitacrosstheroom, but in reality it was one of my all-time favorite fairy tales as a kid. I loved anything with witches and spells turning people into animals. There seemed to be so much danger and evil in this story.
#photoadaynov16