Freddy and the Bean Home News

Freddy and the Bean Home News

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When Freddy's friend Mr. Dimsey is ousted for publishing news of Bean Farm in the local newspaper, the animals decide to take action and publish the first animal newspaper The Bean Home News-with Freddy as editor-in-chief, of course! But everyone's favorite pig discovers that being a newspaperman isn't as easy as it looks!

"The American version of the great English classics, such as the Pooh books or The Wind in the Willows." (The New York Times Book Review)
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 129.5 x 193 x 20.3mm | 249.48g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • PUFFIN
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 0142300888
  • 9780142300886

About Walter R Brooks

Walter R. Brooks was an American writer best remembered for his short stories on Mister Ed the talking horse and children's books, particularly those about Freddy the Pig and other anthropomorphic animal inhabitants of the "Bean farm" in upstate New York.

Kurt Wiese illustrated over 400 books, nineteen of which he also wrote, before his death in 1974
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