Join Billy Mink, Bobby Raccoon, and Jumper the Hare as they battle the Rats, a crew of robbers that takes over the Big Barn and makes life miserable for the peaceful creatures of the Green Forest. These farmyard fables by a beloved storyteller offer young readers timeless lessons about the value of friendship and the importance of cooperation. The edition features charming illustrations by Harriso...
Age Range: 4 - 8 years
Grade Level: Kindergarten - 3
Series: Dover Children's Thrift Classics
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: Dover Publications; Illustrated edition (March 14, 2012)
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.5 x 8.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 424395
Format: PDF ePub fb2 djvu ebook
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A timeless classic. These are fantastic chapter books for before bed reading to young children. The chapters are short, the vocabulary is understandable without being infantile, and the pace of the books is quick enough to hold the interest of even k...
or and conservationist Thornton Burgess (1874–1965) wrote thousands of animal stories for children, starting with the 1910 publication of Old Mother West Wind. His tales convey an imaginative fascination with wildlife and a sincere concern for nature, teaching gentle lessons about ecology and respect for the environment.