The Tomten by Astrid Lindgren
This classic picture book was adapted by Astrid Lindgren, author of Pippi Longstocking, from a Swedish poem by Karl-Erik Forsslund.
The story introduces the Swedish gnome known as "The Tomten," who guards the family farm late at night while farmer and his family are fast asleep.
Late at night, when all is dark and quiet, the Tomten wakes up and gets to work!
Hardcover, 32 pages
Full color illustrations
10.6 x 8.1 x 0.5 inches
Published by Floris Books, Edinburgh, Scotland