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Vinny and Ant Ethel: Stories from Mrs. Alexander's Farm

Mark Brine

Story 1: "If Ants could Talk!" - Vinny, a folksinging Country boy goes to the big city. There in the huge City Park, he encounters a talking Ant (Ant Ethel). She inspires him to write a song that tells children not to purposely step-on Ants (or hurt any animals).. They become a famous singing team with a big hit record ("If Ants could Talk!") and travel the world promoting their message.

Story 2: "There's A Goose in Mrs. Alexander's Kitchen" - Vinny ('n Ant Ethel...being the main characters of all these stories, etc.) tells of his childhood on 'Mrs. Alexander's Farm'. As a boy, he has a terrible habit of leaving the screen door open.. which Mrs. A has often warned him not to do. After a fishing trip, he returns to see exactly why she has told him to keep it closed! The moral?.. Punishment is for a good reason!

Story 3: "The Tale of the Troll 'n Me" - Vinny's boyhood account of meeting a Troll; under a bridge, that no one else would ever cross over. Sometimes things are not what they appear to be!.. 'n Not all strangers are sinister.. But, still, we always must be cautious!

Book Details

  • Publisher: Rwg Publishing
  • Publish Date: Nov 7th, 2023
  • Pages: 62
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 10.00in - 7.00in - 0.13in - 0.27lb
  • EAN: 9798868981708
  • Recommended age: 06-10
  • Categories: Fairy Tales & Folklore - GeneralSocial Themes - General (see also headings under Family)
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