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Thumbelina (Fairy Tale Classics)

Hans Christian Andersen

Thumbelina (Fairy Tale Classics)

by Hans Christian Andersen

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Landoll .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHans Christian/Diane Stortz Andersen
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8694952M
ISBN 101569872058
ISBN 109781569872055

Thumbelina is a beautiful, tiny girl – no bigger than a human thumb – who is born inside a flower and adopted by the kindly Annabel. One day, Mrs Toad spies Thumbelina asleep in a flower and kidnaps her with the intention of marrying her off to her son Grundle. She was pleased with Thumbelina, so she said, “You are quite welcome to stay with me all the winter, if you like; but you must keep my rooms clean and neat, and tell me stories, for I shall like to hear them very much.” And Thumbelina did all that the field mouse asked her, and found herself very comfortable.

In this fresh twist on Hans Christian Andersen. How will tiny Thumbelina find her way home to Mother? In this fresh twist on Hans Christian Andersen’s much-loved fairy tale, our modern, empowered Thumbelina will remind everyone who feels small that they too can be strong. Tales of Hans Christian Andersen THUMBELINA Adapted by Sue Reid Once there was a woman who longed for a child of her own. So she went to a witch to ask for help. ‘Old witch,’ she said. ‘I would dearly like to have a child of my own. CanFile Size: KB.

Thumbelina, Thumbelina, Thumbelina! Thumbelina: That's me! "Now here's a story about the noble dog who saved the king from the wicked wizard. Once upon a time—" the girl stoped her mother. "Oh, mother please Are there any stories about – about little people?"The old woman smiled and flipped to a storie she knew well in her book.   Directed by Don Bluth, Gary Goldman. With Jodi Benson, Gary Imhoff, Gino Conforti, Barbara Cook. This retelling of the Hans Christian Andersen classic fairy tale has the digit-sized heroine evading the clutches of various toads, moles, and beetles before she can proceed with her courtship with her dream lover, Prince Cornelius/10(K).


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This version of Hans Christian Andersen's Thumbelina by Brian Anderson. The watercolor pictures in this book are lovely and filled with rich colors of yellows, reds, and greens.

This book is simple enough for the youngest child and also clever enough for older children because it introduces various words, such as, obstoprolous/5. Thumbelina (Little Golden Book) by Andersen, Hans Christian () Hardcover.

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Audio CD. As a child Thumbelina was one of my favorite stories, but this book didn't live up to previous editions. I gave it three stars because the illustrations are very pretty, but the layout and delivery of the story is too compact. Also the out cover was a cheap material and wrinkled.

Overall not the best quality two star rating/5(28). “Thumbelina” is a beautiful fairy tale written by Thumbelina book most famous writer of children’s fairy tales Hans Christian Andersen.

This story is a bit scary in some of its parts, but like any fairy tale brings us a happy ending and a good lesson. A girl the size of a thumb.:) there was a meter tall women who greatly wished for a child. Once upon a time One day it was around 20 degrees Celsi.

Full online text of Thumbelina by Hans Christian Andersen. Other short stories by Hans Christian Andersen Thumbelina book available along with many others by classic and contemporary authors. Title: Thumbelina Author: Retold and illustrated by Brian Pinkney Published in New York by Green Willow Books, Pickney, a Caldecott Honor Book award winning illustrator, retells the story of Thumbelina, a miniscule girl who was stolen from her mother by a toad /5.

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‘Tweet, tweet!’ sang the bird, and flew into the green wood. Thumbelina was very unhappy. “Thumbelina” is no ordinary girl. She is a cute little creature that came alive by coming out of a seed. She was special and her story starts with a woman that could not have any children.

Thumbelina yawned and fell asleep once more until the sun had risen high above her. When she awoke, she found herself at the river’s edge in a land even farther away from her dear old mother.

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Thumbelina comes and warms him that night and pulls the thorn out. The bird flies off to find the veil of the fairies before Thumbelina can tell him that Cornelius is dead. Thumbelina goes to marry the Mole. Some young jitterbugs thaw out the Prince.

At the altar, amid visions of Prince Cornelius, Thumbelina refuses to marry the mole and runs. Parents need to know that this retelling of the classic Thumbelina story stays fairly close to the original version.

It may be a bit scary for younger readers when Thumbelina is kidnapped or a bird appears injured or dead, but all ends well. Older readers will 5/5. As Thumbelina pleased her, she said, "As far as I am concerned you may spend the winter with me; but you must keep my room clean and tidy, and tell me stories, for I like that very much." Thumbelina did all that the kind old field mouse asked, and did it remarkably well too.

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Reitzel on 16 December in Copenhagen, Denmark with "The Naughty Boy" and "The Traveling Companion" in the second installment of Fairy Tales Told for Children. "Thumbelina" is about a tiny girl and her adventures with appearance- and marriage-minded toads,/5(7).

Thumbelina is based on the Hans Christian Andersen book of the same name about a very small girl (literally about 3 inches tall) who wants to meet a fairy and she ends up getting her wish when a 30%. Little Golden Book Thumbelina Tenggren 1st First Edition A - VINTAGE - RARE.

Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Shipping and handling. This item will ship to United States, but the seller has not specified shipping Rating: % positive. Thumbelina quickly clung to her swallow friend, and the bird soared into the sky.

They flew over plains and hills till they reached a country of flowers. The swallow gently laid Thumbelina in a blossom. There she met a tiny, white-winged fairy: the King of the Flower Fairies.

Instantly, he asked her to marry him. Thumbelina eagerly said "yes". Description of the book "Thumbelina": Luminous illustrations by Bagram Ibatoulline combine with Brian Alderson's wry retelling for a gorgeous gift edition of a well-loved tale.

A childless woman visits a witch who gives her a barleycorn -- and hidden in its bloom is a tiny girl.Thumbelina is all about providing stylish formal and smart casual wear for baby girls.

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I chose a Hans Christian Andersen title for the text because the highly illustrated versions are among the most popular texts used by teachers,File Size: 53KB.