The Wonderful Adventures of Nils
In The Wonderful Adventures of Nils, an illustrated edition of the classic Swedish folk tale, first published in 1907, the mischievous Nils is shrunk to a tiny size by a dwarf, and is carried across Sweden by a flock of wild geese to their summer home in the far North.
Through many exciting adventures and dangers, Nils learns many lessons about nature, folklore, and geography along the way. Nils ultimately wins the love and respect of the geese before returning home.
Considered a masterpiece of children's literature in Sweden, The Wonderful Adventures of Nils is an enchanting work by Selma Lagerlöf, a Nobel Prize-winning author, who is considered by many to have been an early environmentalist.
A perfect book to read aloud at bedtime to your 5-to 9- year old!
Hardcover, 96 pages
- SIZE : 11.25" x 8.25"
- AGES : 5 to 9
- ORIGIN : Published by Floris Books, Scotland; Printed in China
- ORIGIN : Made in China
- GIFT WRAP : Gift wrap is available for this product.