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Five Children & It (Oxford Children's Classics)

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When the five children meet "It" in the gravel pit their lives suddenly become a lot more interesting. This magical (but grumpy!) creature will grant them one wish per day, but as the children discover, you should always be very careful what you wish for...

About the Series:

Oxford Children's Classics bring together the most unforgettable stories ever told. Complete and unabridged text allows children to discover the stories as they were meant to be read. Produced in beautifully designed hardback editions, the collection features well-loved classic stories readers will treasure and return to again and again.

Synopsis:

A beautiful new edition of this much loved classic story.

When the five children meet "It" in the gravel pit their lives suddenly become a lot more interesting. This magical (but grumpy!) creature will grant them one wish per day, but as the children discover, you should always be very careful what you wish for . . .

About the Author

E.Nesbit was born in London in 1858. Her father died when she was four years old and she spent much of her childhood travelling around England, France, Germany, and Spain with her mother and sister Mary in an endeavour to cure Mary of tuberculosis. E. Nesbit married Hubert Bland in 1880 and they went on to become two of the founding members of the Fabian Society. She wrote many stories and poems for both children and adults, including the much-loved Five Children and It, The Story of the Treasure Seekers, and The Railway Children. E. Nesbit died in 1924 and is buried in Kent.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780192733436
Author:
Nesbit, Edith
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Author:
Nesbit, E.
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Young Adult Books | Literature
Subject:
Childrens classics
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20130631
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
5.3 x 7.4 x 0.6 in 0.631 lb

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Product details 208 pages Oxford University Press, USA - English 9780192733436 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A beautiful new edition of this much loved classic story.

When the five children meet "It" in the gravel pit their lives suddenly become a lot more interesting. This magical (but grumpy!) creature will grant them one wish per day, but as the children discover, you should always be very careful what you wish for . . .

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