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The Water Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby; Abridged (Puffin Classics)

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Tom, an ill-treated chimney-boy, jumps into a cool stream to clean the soot off himself — and becomes a water baby, cleaner and happier than he has ever been, in a fairy world under river and sea. Meeting beautiful and frightening creatures, Tom travels to the Other-end-of-Nowhere on an unforgettable voyage of discovery.

Synopsis:

When Tom, an ill-treated little chimney-sweep, jumps into a clear, cool stream to clean himself, something fantastical happens. He is turned into a tiny water-baby by the fairies, and he enters a strange, magical underwater world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140367362
Subtitle:
A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby; Abridged
Author:
Kingsley, Charles
Publisher:
Puffin
Location:
London, England ;
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Fantastic fiction
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Chimney sweeps.
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Abridged ed.
Edition Description:
Abridged
Series:
Puffin Classics
Series Volume:
102-18
Publication Date:
19950701
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7.68x5.03x.61 in. .40 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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