Elsie Piddock skips in her sleep
1st U.S. ed.
Eleanor Farjeon was one of the most important children's writers of the twentieth century. Her uplifting tale of little Elsie Piddock, who outskips the fairies and is rewarded with a gift of rare and lasting value, is widely regarded as a miniature masterpiece.
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|Grouping Title||elsie piddock skips in her sleep|
|Grouping Author||farjeon eleanor|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-10-18 10:13:35AM|
|Last Indexed||2019-10-18 10:19:40AM|
|author||Farjeon, Eleanor, 1881-1965.|
|detailed_location_steamboatlibrary||SSCL Bud Picture Book|
|display_description||Elsie Piddock has such a talent for rope skipping that the fairies on nearby Mount Caburn award her a magical rope and, many years later at the age of 109, Elsie returns to skip again and save the mountain from the destructive plans of the greedy new owner.|
|owning_library_steamboatlibrary||Steamboat Springs Community Libraries|
|owning_location_steamboatlibrary||SSCL Bud Werner Library|
Steamboat Springs Juvenile Collection
|subject_facet||England -- Juvenile fiction|
Fairies -- Juvenile fiction
Rope skipping -- Juvenile fiction
|title_display||Elsie Piddock skips in her sleep|
|title_full||Elsie Piddock skips in her sleep / Eleanor Farjeon ; illustrated by Charlotte Voake|
|title_short||Elsie Piddock skips in her sleep|