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Author Dick King-Smith. Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Children's Books in 1990. Published in hardcover by Crown Books for Young Readers in 1998. Educators and librarians, for a variety of teaching tools, visit us at.
Illustrated by. David Parkins. Booklist " It's an ideal family read-aloud. Will Captûre the Fancies of Many Fans". Combining the best of fantasy and somber reflection, The Water Horse is a lovely ride. - The Washington Post on the film adaptation "Well-written, fast-paced.
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.
Dick King-Smith, best known for The Sheep-Pig, which became the movie Babe, delivers another winner with The .
Dick King-Smith, best known for The Sheep-Pig, which became the movie Babe, delivers another winner with The Water Horse, set in Scotland in the 1930s. Young Kirstie discovers a sac-like object that she takes home and places in her water-filled bathtub. To the delight of Kirstie, her younger brother Angus and Kirstie’s grandfather (nicknamed Grumble), it hatches into a baby sea monster (called her a water-horse). kistie and he her brother Angues find a eg. he next day it hatches in the shed. The Waterhorse and Angues has lots of adventures on the water.
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Dick King-Smith (Author) Dick King-Smith served in the Grenadier . At the British Book Awards in 1991 he was voted Children's Author of the Year.
Dick King-Smith (Author) Dick King-Smith served in the Grenadier Guards during the Second World War, and afterwards spent twenty years as a farmer in Gloucestershire, the county of his birth. Many of his stories are inspired by his farming experiences. In 2009 he was made OBE for services to children's literature. Dick King-Smith died in 2011 at the age of eighty-eight. Библиографические данные. Издание: перепечатанное.
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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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Dick king-smith - The water horse - first . hardback printing- Viking 1990. jacket priced £. 9 net. . boards - contents fine- no ownership inscriptions- recently the basis of a film.
Category: Children's Books
Subcategory: Growing Up & Facts of Life
Publisher: Yearling; Media Tie In edition (November 13, 2007)
Pages: 128 pages