"The playful artistry of the Waldorf Alphabet Book speaks to the heart of childhood. Each page is a magical door, opening to the bright realm where stories are enacted, a realm of wonders accessible to children, artists, and all those in whom the light of imagination shines." -- William Ward In this delightful, bestselling alphabet and game book for young children, each consonant and vowel comes to life in vivid pictures that show each letter's unique qualities in the world. The vibrant and playful illustrations help children learn the alphabet in the most natural and living way. This new expanded paperback edition includes a complete essay by master Waldorf teacher William Ward,'Learning to Read and Write in Waldorf Schools'. This is an alphabet book for parents and teachers who want to encourage the most natural development in children. It is ideal for use at home and in the classroom.