Borka, a goose with no feathers, has a hard life until a kindly dog and a sailor take her to Kew Gardens in London, where she finds a home and acceptance.
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John Burningham is one of the most prestigious and well-loved illustrators working in the children's book field today. Trained at the Central School of Art, his first picture book, Borka, was published in 1963. He has won the Kate Greenaway Award twice and has enjoyed a very distinguished career.Review:
“Handsome illustrations add value to Cookson's exposition on a popular topic.” -- Publishers Weekly
“John Burningham's Borka is as appealing as ever in this 40th anniversary edition.” -- School Library Journal
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