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Uncle Wiggily Bedtime Stories: In Easy-to-Read Type

Age 8-14
Grade 3-8

Howard R. Garis

Uncle Wiggily Bedtime Stories: In Easy-to-Read Type

Paperback (Dover Publications Oct. 20, 2011) , Unabridged edition
Howard Garis (1873–1962) was a young reporter for the Newark Evening News when he first started writing stories for children about a lovable rabbit named Uncle Wiggily. Calling them "bedtime stories" (apparently the first time the term was used), he created a widely syndicated series that eventually totaled hundreds of tales.
This volume ― the only inexpensive paperbound edition available ― includes eleven of the best stories from the series, relating the long-eared cottontail's adventures with the Lost Chipmunk, the Black Cricket, the Doll Doctor, the Lazy Duck, the Pinching Bug, and other appealing characters.
Printed in large, easy-to-read type and enhanced with twenty-seven new vignettes, these delightful stories will captivate today's young readers as much as they did youngsters in the early twentieth century.
Dover Children's Thrift Classics
0486293726 / 9780486293721
2.4 oz.
5.0 x 0.3 in.

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