the land of long ago
Kelly and Kai love to play on the gnarled old tree trunk outside their cottage in the woods: sometimes it becomes a horse, sometimes a crocodile and sometimes even a dragon.
One day a mischievous gnome makes the tree trunk come to life, and the children are whisked off to the Land of Long Ago on the back of the old tree dragon. On their incredible journey Kelly and Kai meet a princess, rescue a knight and trick the king of the trolls. But will the old tree dragon stay alive long enough to bring them home again?
Elsa Beskow (1874-1953) is one of Sweden's most popular children’s authors. Her picture books have been known and loved for over a century and her charming stories were inspired by her own childhood adventures, as well of those of her six children.
Hardback, 32 pages