A wonderland of wee folk, this imaginative coloring book is populated by gremlins, pixies, giants, and other fantasy characters. In addition to mermaids, leprechauns, and other familiar creatures, these 29 images encompass a variety of lesser-known spirits:
• Befana, a good house-fairy from Italy, who brings toys and sweets on Twelfth Night
• Sandman, an English nursery spirit who lulls the children to sleep by sprinkling magical dust in their eyes
• Puddlefoot, the Scottish household brownie who both tidies up unfinished work and makes a mess of completed chores
• The Cloud People, spirits believed by Pueblo Indians to bring water to crops
• Alberich, the dwarf king, who possesses a magic ring, a cloak of invisibility, and a sword with special powers
• Mab, Empress of Fairies, who rides a magical coach drawn by three butterflies
Colorists of all ages are certain to fall under the spell of these beguiling images.
|Series:||Dover Coloring Books Series|
|Product dimensions:||10.70(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.20(d)|
|Age Range:||5 - 10 Years|
About the Author
Jan Sovak is an illustrator, designer, and fine artist recognized as one of Canada's foremost natural history illustrators. With advanced degrees in both fine art and zoology, Jan has had his work published in over 170 books in more than 15 languages. His illustrations have also appeared on educational television and on Discovery Channel Worldwide.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
I get these books for my mom and she love's them. We both Highly Recommended them to anyone we love's to color cool picture's.