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Picturebooks

4 Tales from the Country of Rabbits

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118 kn

Pika Vončina

4 Tales from the Country of Rabbits

Format: 21x21
ISBN: 9789537760465
Pages: 40
Binding: hardcover
Published: 2014.

New picture-book by the renowned illustrator Pika Vončina offers four stories for the very young readers (3 - 7). They will get to know the gentle rabbit mom, dad that tells bedtime stories, their sons Eusebius  who writes short stories, Hugo the trumpet player, and other members of the large family, whose merry adventures are told in pictures interwoven with words. Texts by Pika Vončina, who in recent years adds story telling to her illustration work, have an original ludic quality...

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Fairy Tale of Shallow Waters

108 kn

118 kn

Lidija Dujić and Dijana Nazor

Fairy Tale of Shallow Waters

Format: 21x21
ISBN: 978-953-7760-31-1
Pages: 36
Binding: hardcover
Published: 2013

The main motive of this picture-book is play as a condition for artistic creativity. The writer and illustrator create an interplay between elements (water, stone, wind) transforming the ordinary set of things into a fantastic landscape with stone-fish. The lone little island becomes through this play a protagonist and a witness of a fairy-tale that happens around it.

Creating this picture-book the authors mingled their artistic approaches to children. They both have a wide...

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Lili (or The Little Dog with no Matches)

108 kn

118 kn

Melita Kraus

Lili (or The Little Dog with no Matches)

Format: 21x21
ISBN: 978-953-7760-19-9
Pages: 36
Binding: hardcover
Published: 2011

Playing with the motives of Andersen’s “Little girl with the matches” Melita Kraus tells the story about a little she-dog named Lili, whose old master got ill and had to go to the hospital – on the Christmas Eve. The little dog is left alone and tries to win someone’s attention, but nobody cares for her. Very tired and hungry she rambles through the town, until she is too exhausted to continue. She lies down and sees – in a dream – her dog-parents....

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Emilija

108 kn

118 kn

Pika Vončina

Emilija's Very Extraordinary Adventure

Format: 21x21
ISBN: 978-953-7760-26-7
Pages: 36
Binding: hardcover
Published: 2012

inculuded in White Ravens Selection of International Children's and Youth Literature

Emilija the sheep, Pika Vončina's calm and pleasantly modest children's book character, is well-loved in Croatia. The present volume, whose title promises an "Adventure", is not concerned with a dangerous quest, though Emilija does fly with the wind and dive with the fish. Rather, the little sheep becomes...

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The Girl from the Circus

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118 kn

Sanja Lovrenčić and Margareta Peršić

The Girl from the Circus

Format: 21x21
ISBN: 978-953-7760-18-2
Pages: 36
Binding: hardcover
Published: 2011.

Award “Ovca u kutiji” for the best picture-book 2012.

A little girl, enchanted by the circus performances, imagines a life in circus for herself. In her dreams she travels in a circus trailer, takes part in the show, befriends circus performers... Finally she tells her mother she decided to be a circus girl...

Somewhat autobiographical story by a multiple award-winning author Sanja Lovrenčić, illustrated by a puppet maker and visual artist Margaret...

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The Tale of Sigismunda and Krpimir

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Sanja Lovrenčić and Pika Vončina

The Tale of Sigismunda and Krpimir

Format: 23x21
ISBN:
Pages: 48
Binding: harcover
Published: 2004.

The Tale of Sigismunda (you can call her Sigi) and Krpimir (you can call him Krpi) is about a princess (beautiful, of course, and very prone to singing), a baker’s apprentice of pure heart and two rivalling kings, Mook and Mratchak, overeager to make war over Sigi's hand. But violence is not the best way to recommend yourself to the princess of your choice, and it can be expensive too, especially if you use elite water dragons…

rights sold to...

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When You Come Too Late

60 kn kn

98 kn kn

Sanja Lovrenčić and Ivana Guljašević

When You Come Too Late

Format: 23,5x20,5
ISBN: 978-953-7199-47-0
Pages: 32
Binding: hardcover
Published: 2009

When you come too late – you find only breadcrumbs and a few drops of tea in the teapot – games that are not your favourite games – chores that are not your favourite chores (not at all!). But a little adventure as well...

And when the night comes, the moon and the stars will show you how to make a feast – if you can hear and understand them...

Many children identify easily with the main character of this good-night story. Fanciful...

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