The Animals of Farthing Wood

The Animals of Farthing Wood

A group of forest animals unite to help each other to safety in this classic tale of tolerance, cooperation, survival, and friendship. When bulldozers enter Farthing Wood, the animals must escape before their homes are destroyed. They promise to stick together and protect each other—but then they get caught in a fire and nearly drown crossing a river. Will their pact hold? Both heart-wrenching and heartwarming, this beloved story has been translated into 16 languages.

Title:The Animals of Farthing Wood
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781405225526
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    The Animals of Farthing Wood Reviews

  • Ken

    One of my all time childhood favourites!I was obsessed with the animated series which led me to the books, it’s probably the reason why I like to read and compare my favourite film and tv shows now....

  • Leila

    Although this book is one of quite a few in the series written by this author for youngsters, I do have a weakness for animal stories written for all ages. The Redwall collection and for older childre...

  • Fiona

    1993 a new cartoon series came to the BBC and being around six or seven years old, I sat down to watch it. I loved animals and anything to do with them. It has long since been one of my favourite thin...

  • Mari Jaye

    Its been over twenty years since I read this book last with my school class, all of us following along as our teacher (the one who impacted me the most) read aloud. Now I'm looking forward to revisiti...

  • Aldi

    Kid me reading this: oooh, Fox is the cleverest and the handsomest and the bestest hero ever! *hearteyes*Adult me rereading this: What an insufferable, condescending twat. I am exclusively here for Ad...

  • Sophie Crane

    A gripping, exciting and emotional story where the Animals of Farthing Wood must leave their home because of humans destroying the land to build houses. Toad reveals he knows a nature reserve where th...

  • Lauren

    The Animals of Farthing Wood is a tale about the residents of Farthing Wood's quest to move to White Deer Park after their home is bulldozed over.Toad returns after a long journey home to discover the...

  • Lucinda

    This was a book that i treasured as a child and that i would take everywhere with me & read, until the pages were practically coming away from the spine. I adored even the front cover with all the bea...

  • Fi's Journey

    The Animals of Farthing Wood has been on my Reading list for some time, and even though this one was a picture book I still enjoyed it. Maybe later I will pick up the paperbook version. It will be int...

  • Ian

    As their home of Farthing Wood is being torn down by humans, the inhabitants of the forest must put aside their differences and embark on a journey to find refuge in a natural reserve several weeks of...