Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9780141311289

Fantastic Mr. Fox (Young Puffin Read Alone)

Dahl, Roald

3.99 avg rating
( 54,674 ratings by GoodReads )
Not the book you're looking for? Search for all books with this author and title
9780141311289: Fantastic Mr. Fox (Young Puffin Read Alone)

Boggis, Bunce and Bean are just about the nastiest and meanest three farmers you could meet, and they hate Mr Fox. They are determined to get him. They lie in wait outside his hole, each one crouching behind a tree with his gun loaded, ready to shoot, starve or dig him out. Mr Fox has other plans.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

In the tradition of The Adventures of Peter Rabbit, this is a "garden tale" of farmer versus vermin, or vice versa. The farmers in this case are a vaguely criminal team of three stooges: "Boggis and Bunce and Bean / One fat, one short, one lean. / These horrible crooks / So different in looks / Were nonetheless equally mean." Whatever their prowess as poultry farmers, within these pages their sole objective is the extermination of our hero--the noble, the clever, the Fantastic Mr. Fox. Our loyalties are defined from the start; after all, how could you cheer for a man named Bunce who eats his doughnuts stuffed with mashed goose livers? As one might expect, the farmers in this story come out smelling like ... well, what farmers occasionally do smell like.

This early Roald Dahl adventure is great for reading aloud to three- to seven-year-olds, who will be delighted to hear that Mr. Fox keeps his family one step ahead of the obsessed farmers. When they try to dig him out, he digs faster; when they lay siege to his den, he tunnels to where the farmers least expect him--their own larders! In the end, Mr. Fox not only survives, but also helps the whole community of burrowing creatures live happily ever after. With his usual flourish, Dahl evokes a magical animal world that, as children, we always knew existed, had we only known where or how to look for it. (Great read aloud for any age; written at a 9- to 12-year-old reading level)

From the Inside Flap:

Fantastic Mr. Fox is on the run! The three meanest farmers around are out to get him. Fat Boggis, squat Bunce, and skinny Bean have joined forces, and they have Mr. Fox and his family surrounded. What they don?t know is that they?re not dealing with just any fox?Mr. Fox would never surrender. But only the most fantastic plan ever can save him now.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy Used View Book
List Price: US$
US$ 1.00

Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.95
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Dahl, Roald Author
Published by Puffin Books 4/5/2001 (2001)
ISBN 10: 0141311282 ISBN 13: 9780141311289
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books 4/5/2001, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. 0141311282. Bookseller Inventory # GPO3103LV12292010H3643

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 1.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Dahl, Roald Author
Published by Puffin Books
ISBN 10: 0141311282 ISBN 13: 9780141311289
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Atlanta Book Company
(Atlanta, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear and the pages have only minimal creases. Bookseller Inventory # G0141311282I3N00

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Dahl, Roald Author
Published by Puffin Books (2001)
ISBN 10: 0141311282 ISBN 13: 9780141311289
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Monster Bookshop
(Llandre, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. USED BUT OTHERWISE OF GOOD QUALITY ** SUPER FAST SHIPPING FROM UK WAREHOUSE ** 30 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000075617

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.45
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Dahl, Roald Author
Published by Puffin Books (2001)
ISBN 10: 0141311282 ISBN 13: 9780141311289
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Monster Bookshop
(Llandre, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Acceptable. USED BUT OTHERWISE OF ACCEPTABLE QUALITY ** SUPER FAST SHIPPING FROM UK WAREHOUSE ** 30 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000116186

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.45
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Dahl, Roald Author
Published by Puffin Books (2001)
ISBN 10: 0141311282 ISBN 13: 9780141311289
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
PAGETURNERS
(Lampeter, CERED, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Usual signs of a well read book but good overall condition. May not look good on your bookcase after reading and probably not suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere ALL ITEMS POSTED NEXT WORKING DAY. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000567194

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 1.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.56
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Dahl, Roald Author
Published by Puffin Books (2001)
ISBN 10: 0141311282 ISBN 13: 9780141311289
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
PAGETURNERS
(Lampeter, CERED, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Very Good condition with no significant faults. Clearly used but very few minor defects. Will look good on your bookcase after reading but may not be suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere ALL ITEMS POSTED NEXT WORKING DAY. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000571350

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 1.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.56
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Dahl, Roald Author
Published by Puffin Books (2001)
ISBN 10: 0141311282 ISBN 13: 9780141311289
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Goldstone Books
(Ammanford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. All orders are dispatched the following working day from our UK warehouse. Established in 2004, we have over 500,000 books in stock. No quibble refund if not completely satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000600999

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 1.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.56
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Dahl, Roald Author
ISBN 10: 0141311282 ISBN 13: 9780141311289
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Reuseabook
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Product dispatched in UK within 48 hours. Thanks. Bookseller Inventory # PC62A01VA598302

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.67
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Dahl, Roald Author
ISBN 10: 0141311282 ISBN 13: 9780141311289
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Reuseabook
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Product dispatched in UK within 48 hours. Thanks. Bookseller Inventory # PD02G03VB2195

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 3.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.67
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Dahl, Roald Author
Published by Puffin Books (2001)
ISBN 10: 0141311282 ISBN 13: 9780141311289
Used Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
BOULIMIE CULTURELLE (PRO)
(Bussy saint Georges, France)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books, 2001. Book Condition: D'occasion - Etat Correct. Service professionnel, envoi rapide et soign sous enveloppe Âà bulle, plus 10000 clients satisfaits, merci de vos achats d'avance. Bookseller Inventory # T4232

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 2.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.32
From France to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book