Count 1, 2, 3 as Little Hippo looks for a place to hide. His game of hide-and-seek leads him to his bath, where he, in turn, will have to look for his friend the butterfly. Part of the First Steps in Art series, this colorful tale introduces toddlers to fine art and features a bright-blue Egyptian hippopotamus figurine from the Louvre Museum. Can you find him hiding along the banks of the Nile in the golden sands and cool blue waters?
After translating many children? books, G?aldine Elschner began to write her own texts, in which art and history occupy a large place. Around 50 titles have been published both in German and French and translated into about 20 languages, including?Antoinette the Tree Frog, part of the First Steps in Art series. Anja Klauss lives in Strasbourg. Her brushes enchant young and old by creating a world of magical and endearing characters, including our little blue hippo.