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The fox and the tomten

Astrid Lindgren

The fox and the tomten

by Astrid Lindgren

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Published by Kestrel in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London : Constable, 1970.

Statementafter a poem by Karl-Erik Forsslund ; illustrated by Harald Wiberg.
ContributionsForsslund, Karl-Erik.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22431100M
ISBN 100722651899

In this sequel to the classic The Tomten, the creator of Pippi Longstocking adapts a Swedish folk tale into a beloved children&;s story. When a hungry fox wanders into a farm late at night looking for food, the guard troll Tomten finds a way to keep the farm animals safe and feed the fox at the same time. &;The illustrations have a luminous ry: Books. Buy The Tomten and the Fox by Astrid Lindgren online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 5 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

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  A story book from Sweden pictures by Harald Wibirg. A story book from Sweden pictures by Harald Wibirg. The Fox And The Tomten St Crev. Loading Unsubscribe from St Crev? About this Item: Constable, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Harald Wiberg (illustrator). 1st Edition. The Fox and the Tomten, after a poem by Karl-Erik Forsslund, a charming children's story from Sweden with beautiful full page colour illustrations.


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The fox and the tomten by Astrid Lindgren Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Tomten and the Fox Paperback – October 6, by Astrid Lindgren The fox and the tomten book by: 1. Like its predecessor, The Tomten and the Fox is based upon a poem - in this case, one written by Karl-Erik Forsslund - and illustrated by Harald Wiberg.

It features the same gentle and compassionate sensibility, and the same feeling of snowy enchantment/5. The Tomten is watching over the farm at night when a hungry fox creeps towards the henhouse. It a cute, short and sweet story that will delight younger kids and introduce them to a traditional Swedish mythical character, the tomten, who is the cousin of the "Nisse" in Norway/5().

In this sequel to the classic The Tomten, the creator of Pippi Longstocking adapts a Swedish folk tale into a beloved children’s story. When a hungry fox wanders into a farm late at night looking for food, the guard troll Tomten finds a way to keep the farm animals safe and feed the fox 5/5(2).

It is her interpretation of the Christmas poem The Tomten and the Fox ("Räven och tomten") by Karl-Erik Forsslund. The story is set in the countryside, as the fox slinks towards the house.

About The Tomten and the Fox “This is a bedtime story that small children will want to hear over and over again.”—The New Yorker In this sequel to the classic The Tomten, the creator of Pippi Longstocking adapts a Swedish folk tale into a beloved children’s story.

When a hungry fox wanders into a farm late at night looking for food, the guard troll Tomten finds a way to keep the farm animals safe. “Wiberg’s lovely, full-color paintings convey the hushed atmosphere of night in the Swedish countryside and also the sweet charms of the Tomten The gentle story with its eye-filling scenes is an apt choice for a bedtime read-aloud.”—Publishers Weekly “A picture book of rare distinction.”—The Chicago Tribune An ALA Notable Book/5().

How will the Tomten guard the chickens, and help the hungry fox. These classic stories are a delight for young children, depicting the traditional Swedish character of the house elf, or tomten.

This is a beautiful collector's combined edition of Astrid Lindgren's two classic Tomten tales, The Tomten and The Tomten and the Fox/5(20). The Tomten is watching over the farm at night when a hungry fox creeps towards the henhouse.

It a cute, short and sweet story that will delight younger kids and introduce them to a traditional Swedish mythical character, the tomten, who is the cousin of the "Nisse" in Norway/5(13). The Tomten and the Fox Hardcover – 1 Aug by Astrid Lindgren (Author, Editor)/5(27).

The Tomten and the Fox by Astrid Lindgren,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Statue of Harald Wiberg The second book is named The Tomten and the Fox. This book is mostly an adventure tale about a fox named Reynard who gets hungry and tries to plunder a farm – the very farm that the Tomten is protecting.

The Tomten is a little troll also affectionately known as a gnome. The Tomten wanders round solitary farms looking after and talking to the animals that live there.

He also keeps a watchful eye over the children to ensure that they come to no harm while they sleep. I read this book to my year 2 /5. The Tomten and the Fox Astrid Lindgren, Karl-Erik Forsslund, Harald Wiberg (ill) Published by Penguin Young Readers GroupNew York ().

Depicting the traditional Swedish character of the house elf, or tomten, this classic story is perfect for sharing with young children on a wintry evening.

Erikkson's illustrations of the wry fox and the watchful gnome are full of character and warmth, and her moonlit, snowy scenes are the perfect landscape for an active imagination.

In this Swedish bedtime story, a fox quietly looks for something to eat when the winter evening comes. What will happen when Tomten, the troll, finds him sneaki.

The English edition, The Tomten and the Fox, was published the same year. [1] – 52 years after the publication of the first German edition of Tomte Tummetott (The Tomten), Astrid Lindgren's version of the book was first published in Swedish.

Tomten Tales is a recently reproduced collection of the widely known children's folk classics 'The Tomten' () and 'The Tomten and the Fox' () by Swedish author Astrid Lindren. The stories are back to back contained in a nice hardcover binding with all the original illustrations/5.

The Tomten and the Fox book. On a snowy winter night, the Tomten, a friendly house troll, guards a Swedish farm homestead, its animals, and its people from a hungry fox. One of my very first books, this is also one of my very favorite books.

The illustrations draw you into the story. As a child, I spent hours thinking about the Tomten, the children and the fox. Read full review. The Tomten and the Fox Astrid Lindgren No preview available - /5(3). The Tomten and the Fox by Astrid Lindgren Book Resume: It's a cold winter's night and a hungry fox is creeping through the snow.

He sees a hen house full of tasty chickens to eat -- but he's forgotten about the old tomten who guards the farm This is a classic story of a mischievous fox, a wise, kindly tomten and their unlikely friendship.The second book is named The Tomten and the Fox.

This book is mostly an adventure tale about a fox named Reynard who gets hungry and tries to plunder a farm - the very farm that the Tomten is protecting. However, the Tomten gets wind of this plan and he does his best in order to protect all the creatures that are present in the farm. He does so.This is a classic story of a mischievous fox, a wise, kindly tomten and their unlikely friendship.

This new edition of the much-loved picture book from the bestselling author of Pippi Longstocking is accompanied by beautiful illustrations by popular illustrator Eva Erikkson.