The Snow Queen: A Tale in Seven Stories and The Fir Tree, by Hans Christian Anderson Review


Hello again, everyone! Tonight finds us with a new book, and this time it’s the Ten Speed Press edition (new for 2016) of the winter classic, The Snow Queen: A Tale in Seven Storiesby Hans Christian Andersen.

This gorgeous, nature-inspired edition of this time-honored tale now includes beautiful illustrations from Finnish illustrator, Sanna Annukka, making this books well-loved fairy tales featuring, The Snow Queen, the perfect holiday gift for adults and children alike this coming holiday season!

Moreover, this tale, Hans Christian Andersen’s magical epic of friendship and adventure is packaged in heirloom quality, cloth-bound binding, that features holiday silver foil embellishments. This book is unique and a necessary gift this coming holiday season!

Currently, this edition is available on Amazon for only $16.00 with 2-day shipping from Amazon Prime. To find out more about this book, click here.


Book information:

  • Hardcover: 88 pages
  • Publisher: Ten Speed Press; Hardcover edition (October 4, 2016)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0399578501
  • ISBN-13: 978-0399578502
  • Product Dimensions: 5 x 0.6 x 9 inches




Also be sure to check out The Fir Tree, by Hans Christian Anderson. In this lovely edition of Hans Christian Andersen’s tragic tale of naive greed and dissatisfaction is retold through the contemporary illustrations of Finnish illustrator Sanna Annukka. Cloth-bound in rich forest green, with gold foil embellishments, The Fir Tree is elevated from a children’s book to a unique work of art and makes an ideal gift for people of all ages, perfect for this year’s holiday gift-giving rush.

To find out more about this edition, click here.

Product Details

  • Age Range: 4 – 8 years
  • Grade Level: Preschool – 3
  • Hardcover: 48 pages
  • Publisher: Ten Speed Press (October 4, 2016)
  • Language: English




Please note, this book was received as an advanced review copy. I did not receive any compensation for this review and all opinions are my own. Thank you.

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