Poppy is gazing out of the window at the sw when suddenly she sees that the swflakes are really Sw Children, dancing and whirling in the garden. Soon, they whisk her away to the Sw Queen's wintry kingdom. From the author of The Story of the Root Children, this is ather classic children's story with beautiful illustrations in the art-uveau style.
Sibylle von Olfers' (1881-1916) blend of natural observation and use of simple design has led to comparisons with Kate Greenaway and Elsa Beskow. Her other published works include The Story of the Root Children and Princess in the Forest.