Saturday, 7 May 2016

Book Review: Fairy World

The photographs of the Cottingley Fairies in the early 20th century sparked a public frenzy when published by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in 1920, but were later debunked.  However, new proof has emerged that fairies do indeed exist and this beautiful book from Stella A. Caldwell, a member of The Royal Institute for Fairy Research, ushers us in to their magical world.

"It was a summers afternoon and I was playing on the garden lawn. A soft breeze whispered through the trees, and I gradually became aware that the breeze was in fact a ‘voice’ that seemed to beckon me. It sounds unbelievable but at that moment I understood there was more to this world than meets the eye."

Fairy World reveals the magical, mystical world of fairies, the fantastical creatures that live there, and the beauty of their world.  Open the pages and go on an enchanting journey into a world of moonlit meadows, enchanted forests and sprite-hazed streams where fairies fly, sing and dance.  There are hideous goblins and serene maidens.

With beautiful illustrations, and extracts from diaries, letters and journals, Caldwell takes the reader on a safari into this mythical land, highlighting ancient myth and folk tales from around the world.  the truth about fairies will be revealed at last.

Lara has pored over this beautiful book endlessly since it arrived and is fascinated with the images, the mythology and the otherworldliness of this wonderful world.  The perfect book for little girls!

Fairy World retails at £14.99, but you could win a copy right here on Attachment Mummy.

Do you believe in fairies?

We have one copy of this beautiful book to give away.  If you would like to win, just enter via the Rafflecopter below.   Only one entry is needed to enter the giveaway, but the more times you enter, the greater your chances of winning!   And don't forget to come back each day for our free daily entry and to send out the competition tweet.

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This giveaway ends at midnight on Friday 27th May 2016.

UK entrants only, please.

And don't forget to enter our competitions!


  1. My daughter and I would love this, it's just the perfect book to keep her believing

  2. Looks beautiful and perfect to read for dreams to come true

  3. what a truely beautiful and magical book,thanks for the chance to win it


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