The Puffin Treasury of Stories

The Puffin Treasury of Stories

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This beautiful gift book, a celebration of children's fiction of the twentieth century, contains extracts from writers as diverse as Jacqueline Wilson, Anne Fine, J R R Tolkien and Rudyard Kipling. There's humour, adventure, fantasy and fairy-tale in this introduction to the century's classics - the Iron Man and the Borrowers rub shoulders with Bilbo Baggins and Charlie.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 192 pages
  • 200 x 264 x 22mm | 879.96g
  • PUFFIN
  • United Kingdom
  • 0141383240
  • 9780141383248
  • 1,391,294

About Judith Elkin

Judith Elkin worked in children's libraries and is now Dean of Faculty of Computing and Information Studies at the UCE in Birmingham. She is a highly-respected reviewer and anthologiser. She was given the Eleanor Farjeon Award for services to children's literature. Judith lives in Birmingham.
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