The Tiptoe Guide to Tracking Fairies by Ammi-Joan Paquette is a magical book about finding fairies in your own backyard or a local park. Designed for children to be inspired to start a fairy finding adventure of their own, this beautiful book is likely to inspire the adults who read it, too!
“Could a tulip be a good place for hide-and-seek? Could a bitof dandelion fluff be a pillow? They could be, if fairies live nearby. This book invites kids to have a backyard adventure searching for the tell-tale signs of fairies who might be residing all around them. Not only can children search for fairies in the book's unique blend of art and photography, but they will also be encouraged to discover the wonder and magic in nature, whether in a backyard or a local park. The Tiptoe Guide to Tracking Fairies is a perfect title for summer!” – The Tiptoe Guide to Tracking Fairies
The Tiptoe Guide to Tracking Fairies is such a delightful book for kids and adults alike. Those who love fairies will truly enjoy reading this book with a little one, and sharing with them the wonder and fantastical element of fairies. The artwork is absolutely beautiful, and enhances the book with everything fairy dust could imagine.
The author sends the kids off on a backyard adventure that will have them looking for the elusive little fairies who may be living nearby – if one only cares enough to look. This encourages them to get out in nature and also be kids and have fun.
This is a perfect children’s book about fairies, and I highly recommend it!
* Thank you to the publisher of The Tiptoe Guide to Tracking Fairies, Tanglewood Press, for providing me with a copy of this book for review. All opinions expressed are my own.