Author(s): Elsa Beskow
Emily is a helpful little girl, so when her mummy is worried that Daisy the cow will escape into the clover field through a hole in the fence, she offers to go and look after Daisy for the day. On the way, she meets a big dog, a boastful boy and an old man with a sack.
'Elsa Beskow's books are loved by children throughout the world, and this beautifully illustrated translation is no exception. A delightful book.' -- Kindling, Spring/Summer 2009
Elsa Beskow (1874-1953) is probably the most popular children's author in Sweden, where her picture books have been known and loved for over a century.