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The Little Mermaid

Title: The Little Mermaid

Author: Hans Christian Andersen

Publisher: Usborne Publishing/ Hythloday

Number of pages: 48/80

Type of Book: Fiction; Classic

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Fairy Tale Friday- The Daisy

This week’s fairy tale The Daisy was an incredibly quirky little story. It centres around a little daisy, growing out in a field and a lark. 144 more words

Fairy Tale Friday

Everything Ends Up in the Bin

Day 28
Poem 26

Today’s prompt involved telling a story backwards. I messed around with several options on my way home tonight, but once I got home I pulled out my Hans Christian Andersen book and wrote down some of the most intriguing final (or close to final) lines from his stories. 297 more words

The Swan Prince

The following short story is based on Hans Christian Andersen’s The Wild Swans, a fairy tale about a princess who rescues her eleven brothers from a curse that transformed them into swans. 

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Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales: week 2

In week two of the course, we are now looking at two stories, one written by the brothers Grimm, The Blue Light, and one by Andersen, The Tinderbox. 1,107 more words


If You Happen To Be In Helsinki

Last year while doing one of our favorite work “responsibilities”, two of our team spent some time with guests at Xandari Harbour. The family happened to be from Finland, and one member of the family happened to be a composer of film scores and ballets. 59 more words


To travel is to live: Visiting Cortes de Cima

“To move, to breathe, to fly, to float,
To gain all while you give,
To roam the roads of lands remote,
To travel is to live.” 1,889 more words