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Animal stories

Author: Michael Morpurgo; Andrew Davidson
Publisher: New York : Kingfisher, 1999.
Series: Story library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of stories about the animal kingdom from such writers as Rudyard Kipling, John Steinbeck, and Paul Gallico.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Morpurgo; Andrew Davidson
ISBN: 0753452162 9780753452165 0753451913 9780753451915 0753456737 9780753456736
OCLC Number: 41606273
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 222 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: The birds began to sing / Janet Frame --
The snow goose (an excerpt) / Paul Gallico --
The Happy Prince / Oscar Wilde --
Kes (an excerpt) / Barry Hines --
The wedge-tailed eagle / Geoffrey Dutton --
Godhanger (an excerpt) --
Dick King-Smith --
Charlotte's web (an excerpt) / E.B. White --
Tarka the otter (an excerpt) / Henry Williamson --
The old man and the sea (an excerpt) / Ernest Hemingway --
The iron woman (an excerpt) / Ted Hughes --
Noah's Ark (Genesis 6-8) / The King James Bible --
The voyage of the Beagle (an exerpt) / Charles Darwin --
Wolf Brother / Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance --
Son-Son fetches the mule / James Berry --
He was a good lion / Beryl Markham --
The call of the wild (an excerpt) / Jack London --
The red pony (an excerpt) / John Steinbeck --
Waiting for Anya (an excerpt) / Michael Morpurgo --
Androcles and the Lion / retold by Andrew Lang --
The Tiger, the Brahman, and the Jackal / retold by Joseph Jacobs --
The Cat that walked by himself / Rudyard Kipling.
Series Title: Story library.
Responsibility: chosen by Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Andrew Davidson.
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A collection of stories about the animal kingdom from such writers as Rudyard Kipling, John Steinbeck, and Paul Gallico.

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