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The Story of the Root Children

All through the winter the Root Children are asleep underground, but when spring comes Mother Nature wakes them up. Then the Root Children are busy cleaning and painting the beetles and bugs to welcome spring. When summer comes they play in the fields, ponds and meadows.

This is a mini-version of Sibylle von Olfers' classic story.

Hardback; 24 pages

Measures: 120 x 165 x 10 mm

Sibylle von Olfers is known for her natural observations and simple design in the art nouveau style. Her illustrations are in earthy tones and reflect the changing seasons. In her short life, Sibylle von Olfers wrote and illustrated ten children's picture books, which have delighted children for generations.

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