Anneke and Hans are nine year old twins and best friends who learn while having adventures in North Holland. These thirty short stories include virtues, social issues such as bullying, dealing with grief, and safety while swimming. Stories can be used as lessons in the classroom. Each tale includes an illustration of an animal that lives in The Netherlands, identified in an index. Another index lets the reader know what topics and virtues are included in each story. Upper elementary reading level. 18,600 words.