Rediscover the adventures of a very unique little horse in this wonderful classic tale of courage and hope named as one of Time magazine's Books of the Year in 1938
"How lucky I am!" thought the little wooden horse, who was as happy as the day was long.
When Uncle Peder the toymaker falls on hard times, his little wooden horse must go out into the world to seek his fortune. On the way he has some extraordinary adventures: pulling the royal carriage, helping pirates dig for treasure, and even walking the tightrope in a circus. But the loyal little horse only has one wish: to return to his beloved master. This beautiful retro-look edition includes the original illustrations.
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Ursula Moray Williams is the author of more than 60 children's books, including Gobbolino the Witch's Cat. Joyce Lankester Brisley is the author and illustrator of the Milly-Mandy-Molly storybooks.From AudioFile:
It's difficult to imagine a young listener who would not be captivated by this enchanting audiobook. Actress June Whitfield brings to life the adventures and misadventures of a green-wheeled, wooden horse off to make his fortune in order to save the beloved toy-maker, Uncle Peder, from poverty. Whitfield's consistent accents and characterizations for each character enliven the story. She imbues the characters with personality by emphasizing emotion in her delivery. From the fetching cover illustration to the flights of fancy in the plot, this audiobook is a child-pleaser. T.B. An AUDIOFILE Earphones Award winner. (c)AudioFile, Portland, Maine
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Book Description Pan Macmillan, 2013. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110230754953
Book Description Pan Macmillan, 2013. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0230754953