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Goblin Walk

Johnston, Tony

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ISBN 10: 0399222383 / ISBN 13: 9780399222382
Published by Putnam Juvenile, 1991
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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0399222383 Signed by Bruce Degen on title page. Dust jacket shows some very light edgewear, is otherwise clean and shiny. Decorative boards underneath are clean and bright. Spine is solid and firm. Interior text block is straight and firm, and free of markings. First Impression. Illustrator: Degen, Bruce. Jacket Condition: Very Good. Size: 4to - over 9 3/4 in - 12 in Tall. Year: 1991. Bookseller Inventory # BBS-071156

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Title: Goblin Walk

Publisher: Putnam Juvenile

Publication Date: 1991

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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Synopsis:

A little goblin has a series of frightening experiences while walking through the woods to his grandmother's house

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PreSchool-K-- A little goblin travels through the woods to his grandmother's house, taking suitable goblin gifts (thorns, bugs, weeds and the like). Along the way, he meets a succession of animals that frighten or are frightened by him. Like verses of a song, each meeting is a variant on the original encounter so that as he is "walking through the wood" carrying a different item, he performs a different action. He rounds a bend and sees, in turn, a mouse, a squirrel, a bird, a butterfly, and a bunny. His comforting grandmother loves his presents, bakes him cookies, walks him home, and "they never saw a thing" although all the "scary" creatures are pictured watching them. Degen's winged, green goblins are cuddly and furry. The wood is cozy with encircling branches. Preschoolers will be amused by the goblin's fear of such harmless animals and soon join in repeating the lines. They will delight in pointing out all the animals that remain unseen by the goblins on the last page. Unfortunately, the chance for page-turning suspense posed by, "what did he see?" is not taken advantage of in the book's design. Nevertheless, this offers a good choice for a monster story time along with Susan O'Keefe's One Hungry Monster (Joy St/Little, 1989) and Robert Crowe's Clyde Monster (Dutton, 1976). --Louise L. Sherman, Anna C. Scott School, Leonia, NJ
Copyright 1991 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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