Cicely Mary Barker

A Flower Fairy Alphabet
  • A Flower Fairy Alphabet

  • In these beautifully-illustrated poems, fairies introduce the letters of the alphabet by describing the flowers among which they live.

    Since the publication of Cicely Mary Barker's first book in 1923, the Flower Fairies have been ethereal companions to readers around the world. Her charming poetry and delicate illustrations have sparked the imaginations of children for over ninety years and continue to inspire a life-long love for fairies and all things magical.

RELEASED 04/06/2020

Cicely Mary Barker was born in Croydon, South London in 1895 and died in 1973. She found international acclaim as an artist with her delightful Flower Fairies books the first of which, Flower Fairies of the Spring, was printed in 1923.