Greatest animal stories / chosen by Michael Morpurgo ; additional artwork, Nathan Collins.
- 4 of 4 copies available at Bibliomation.
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|Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport||j398.2 ANIMALS (Text to phone)||34000081281586||Juvenile Nonfiction||Available||-|
|C.H. Booth Library - Newtown||E GREATEST (Text to phone)||34014140347643||Juvenile Picture Book||Available||-|
|Mark Twain Library Association - Redding||JNF 398.2 Mor (Text to phone)||33620139947812||Juvenile Nonfiction||Available||-|
|Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury||J FIC MORPURGO, M (Text to phone)||34005100461028||Juvenile Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781438050034
- ISBN: 1438050038
- Physical Description: 253 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
- Publisher: Hauppage, NY : Barron's Educational Series, Inc., 2017. Hauppage, NY : Barron's Educational Series, Inc., 2017.
- Copyright: ©2016
"Greatest animal stories was originally published in English in 2016. This edition is published by arrangement with Oxford University Press."--verso.
|Formatted Contents Note:||The dog and his reflection / retold by Joanna Nadin, illustrated by Irina Troitskaya -- Brer Rabbit and the well / retold by Tony Bradman, illustrated by Steve Horrocks -- The ugly duckling / retold by Geraldine McCaughrean, illustrated by Alex Wilson and David Pavon -- When a cat ruled the world / retold Elizabeth Laird, illustrated by Meilo So -- The wolf in sheep's clothing / retold by Pie Corbett, illustrated by Ester Garcia Cortes -- Puss in boots / retold by Pippa Goodhart, illustrated by Thomas Radcliffe -- The tortoise and the baboon / retold by Timothy Knapman, illustrated by Linda Selby -- The farmer and the eagle / retold by Joanna Nadin, illustrated by Irina Troitskaya -- Let me go / retold by Geraldine McCaughrean, illustrated by Alex Wilson and David Pavon -- Anansi and the antelope baby / retold by Tony Bradman, illustrated by Steve Horrocks -- The magic cow / retold by Claire Llewellyn, illustrated by Anaï̈s Goldemberg -- The hungry hyena / retold by Timothy Knapman, illustrated by Linda Selby -- The fox and the crow / retold by Joanna Nadin, illustrated by Irina Troitskaya -- The king of cats / retold by Elizabeth Laird, illustrated by Yannick Robert -- All aboard / retold by Geraldine McCaughrean, illustrated by Alex Wilson and David Pavon -- How the bear lost his tail / retold by Susan Price, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie -- Peter and the wolf / retold by Michael Morpurgo, illustrated by Joanna Carvey.|
|Summary, etc.:||Offers seventeen classic stories about animals.|
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Greatest Animal Stories
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Greatest Animal Stories
This treasure trove of animal stories features all of the creatures that children love, in stories that they will remember for years to come. From squeaks and peeps to growls and howls, all animal life is duly represented. This collection of the greatest animal stories was gathered by award-winning children's writer Michael Morpurgo. There are brave mice and hungry wolves, mischievous spiders and ingenious cats, silly dogs, a magic cow, and more. Stories include retellings of "Puss and Boots," "The Ugly Duckling," "The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing," and more. Beautifully illustrated and charmingly retold, there are lots of great stories from around the great big world that children will explore and enjoy.