Martin's Mice ePub download
by Dick King-Smith
- ISBN: 0440403804
- ISBN13: 978-0440403807
- ePub: 1127 kb | FB2: 1226 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Animals
- Publisher: Yearling (November 1, 1990)
- Rating: 4.3/5
- Votes: 496
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And when Dulcie Maude first brought home a very small mouse for the growing kittens, Martin wouldn’t touch it. He watched his brother and sister as they worried at the tiny gray body, but he would not join in. Aren’t you going to try a bit, Martin? said his mother.
Martin, a kitten, is branded a wimp' by his siblings for his friendly interest in mice. He loves caring for them and can't understand their desire for freedom.
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way). Martin, a kitten, is branded a wimp' by his siblings for his friendly interest in mice. Only when he becomes the pet of a big city apartment dweller does he realize why his pets deserted him. An engaging animal fantasy with plenty of humorous insight into the human condition, King-Smith's story has humor and a fast pace which will appeal to younger readers.
Ronald Gordon King-Smith OBE, Ho. Ed (27 March 1922 – 4 January 2011), was a prolific English writer of children's books, primarily using the pen name Dick King-Smith.
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Martin is a farm cat who doesn't want to kill mice, he wants to keep them as.
Martin is a farm cat who doesn't want to kill mice, he wants to keep them as pets! Martin is sweet, funny, and totally his own "person". Dick King-Smith was born on March 27, 1922 in Bitten, Gloucestershire, England. He was a farmer and a schoolteacher and he also served in the Grenadier Guards during World War II. King-Smith has written over 100 children's books including The Fox Busters and The Sheep Pig (aka Babe-The Gallant Pig), which was adapted as the 1995 film Babe. The 1995 TV miniseries The Queen's Nose was also based in one of his books. King-Smith was voted Children's Author of the Year at the 1992 British Book Awards.
Martin's Mice Hardcover – 1 May 1988. by Dick King-Smith (Author), Jez Alborough (Illustrator).
With simple prose, gentle humor, and playful illustrations, MOUSE FAMILY ROBINSON is sure to satisfy new readers.
Dick King-Smith was born and raised in Gloucestershire, England, surrounded by pet animals. After twenty years as a farmer, he turned to teaching and then to writing children's books. He enjoys writing for children, meeting the children who read his books, and. knowing that they get enjoyment from what he does. Among his well-loved books is Babe, The Gallant Pig, which was recently made into a major motion picture, and was nominated for an Academy Award
A farm cat who doesn't want to catch mice keeps a family of them as pets in the barn; but then he is given away to a townswoman and acquires a new perspective.
A farm cat who doesn't want to catch mice keeps a family of them as pets in the barn; but then he is given away to a townswoman and acquires a new perspective. Originally published in 1988 in Great Britain by Victor Gollancz Ltd. reprinted by arrangement with Crown Publishers.