Latest Thumbelina Stories

2014-06-06 23:08:43

La Dentellière is a new digital publishing house that makes books specifically for the tablet market, designed by artists. La Dentelliere's version of Thumbelina has just been released. Maisons-Laffitte, France (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Little Thumbelina is only as big as your thumb! Hans Christian Andersen, the Danish author who wrote this tale in the 18th century, sent Thumbelina on many adventures. She meets toads, butterflies, a cockchafer, a mouse, a mole, a swallow, and, of...

2009-02-17 05:00:00

BARBIE(TM) PRESENTS THUMBELINA A Charming Contemporary Tale with a Modern Twist. Barbie(TM) Presents Thumbelina is Available Exclusively on DVD on March 17, 2009 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Discover an all-new, magical world beneath the wildflowers when Barbie(TM) Presents Thumbelina premieres exclusively on DVD on March 17, 2009 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. This fresh new twist on the beloved character brings a...

2007-03-20 09:15:00

ST. LOUIS -- At just a hair over 17 inches tall, the miniature horse is more inclined to walk under fences than jump them. And her owners have sheltered the mare from ever gaining "circus-sideshow" or "one-trick-pony" status. As the world's smallest horse, 5-year-old Thumbelina, weighing in at 57 pounds, has a bigger mission: to raise $1 million for children's charities this year. Handler Michael Goessling, son of miniature horse farmers Kay and Paul Goessling, says Thumbelina is the ideal...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.