The Apple Cake

The Apple Cake

Hardcover(New Edition)

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An old lady wants to bake an apple cake. She has everything she needs, except apples. So she sets off to market to buy some apples, taking a basket of plums to trade along the way, just in case...

This is a classic story of sharing, trading and caring. Children will love guessing what the old lady will acquire next, and how, and seeing how her journey brings her a full circle as her kindness is repaid."

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780863152283
Publisher: Floris Books
Publication date: 07/15/1996
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 24
Sales rank: 839,677
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 4 - 6 Years

About the Author

Nienke van Hichtum was the pseudonym of well-known Frisian Dutch children's author Sjoukje Maria Diderika de Boer (1860-1939). She wrote books and stories in both West Frisian, her native language, and Dutch. The Nienke van Hichtum Award is named after her.

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