Leni authored and published The Shoemaker and the Elves, a retelling of the classic Grimms’ fairy tale, in May 2021. It is designed as a reading book for Waldorf and public school 2nd/3rd graders to develop vocabulary and comprehension.
This fairy tale was chosen to portray poignant lessons of collaborative work, persistence, gratitude, and diligence, which are especially therapeutic in today’s world. Because of its literary value, this work is being translated into Spanish and Mandarin for Waldorf and other middle and high school students who are learning a second language.
A New Book with a message from our deep and distant human past: The Shoemaker and the Elves, presented by Leni Smith Covington - by Kate Walter. Click here to read the full article.
To purchase The Shoemaker and the Elves, contact Leni at email@example.com.