The Kingfisher Book of Classic Animal Stories

The Kingfisher Book of Classic Animal Stories

Book - 2008 | 1st American ed.
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True stories and fiction about animals plus folklore also.
Publisher: New York : Kingfisher, 2008.
Edition: 1st American ed.
ISBN: 9780753462102
Characteristics: 160 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Additional Contributors: Grindley, Sally
Alternative Title: Classic animal stories
Contents: Aesop's fables / retold by Saviour Pirotta ; illustrated by Richard Johnson
Just so stories / by Rudyard Kipling ; illustrated by M.P. Robinson
The cricket in Times Square / by George Selden ; illustrated by Susan Hellard
Brer Fox catches old man Tarrypin / by Joel Chandler Harris ; retold by S.E. Schlosser; illustrated by Fomina
Mrs. Frisby and the rats of NIMH / by Robert C. O'Brien ; illustrated by Paula Bowles
The hodgeheg / by Dick King-Smith ; illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat
The midnight fox / by Betsy Byars ; illustrated by Sally Anne Lambert
Gobbolino the witch's cat / by Ursula Moray Williams ; illustrated by Paul Howard
My family and other animals / by Gerald Durrell ; illustrated by Elinor Mutale
Born free / by Joy Adamson ; illustrated by Adrienne Kennaway
The wind in the willows / by Kenneth Grahame ; illustrated by Georgina McBain
Farmer boy / by Laura Ingalls Wilder ; illustrated by Yvonne Gilbert
The happy prince / by Oscar Wilde ; illustrated by Olwyn Whelan
The incredible journey / by Sheila Burnford ; illustrated by David Kearney
War horse / by Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Lucy Davey
The nightingale / by Hans Christian Anderson ; retold by Jenny Koralek ; illustrated by Daniela Terrazzini.
Summary: True stories and fiction about animals plus folklore also.


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