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The adventures of Polly and the wolf.

Catherine Storr

The adventures of Polly and the wolf.

by Catherine Storr

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Published by M. Smith Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wolves -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Furious at being called stupid, the Wolf decides to prove he is cleverer than Polly.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Marjorie-Ann Watts.
    ContributionsWatts, Marjorie-Ann, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S8857 Ad5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p.
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5756229M
    ISBN 100825584302
    LC Control Number71113383
    OCLC/WorldCa86616

    The narrator reveals Aunt Polly’s inner turmoil as she becomes conflicted between self-interest and morality. When she falsely accuses Tom of something that Sid did, Aunt Polly realizes her mistake, but feels afraid to apologize as such an action might undermine her authority over Tom.   In TALES OF POLLY AND THE HUNGRY WOLF, the wolf is up to his old tricks again. He's trying to fool Polly so that he can gobble her up. He has thought of several new ways of getting her into his clutches, but the stupid wolf is no match for clever Polly.

    Brand new Book. Polly and the Wolf Again by Catherine Storr is a second book of stories written for the author's daughter, who was scared of the wolf under the bed. The blundering, endearing wolf is still determined to prove himself cleverer than Polly - but the resolute and affectionate Polly . And don’t miss Polly Horvath’s Northward to the Moon, the sequel to My One Hundred Adventures. About My One Hundred Adventures THE WINNER OF a National Book Award, a Newbery Honor, and countless other awards has written her richest, most spirited book yet, filled with characters that readers will love, and never forget.

      A comprehensive database of more than 20 the adventures of tom sawyer quizzes online, test your knowledge with the adventures of tom sawyer quiz questions. Our online the adventures of tom sawyer trivia quizzes can be adapted to suit your requirements for taking some of the top the adventures of tom sawyer quizzes. Spare the rod and spile the child, as the Good Book says. I'm a laying up sin and suffering for us both, I know. He's full of the Old Scratch, but laws-a-me! he's my own dead sister's boy, poor thing, and I ain't got the heart to lash him, somehow.


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The Adventures of Polly and the Wolf book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Furious at being called stupid, the Wolf decide /5. The adventures of Polly and the wolf [Storr, Catherine] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The adventures of Polly and the wolf. Read it as dramatically as you can. This is one of those books that children adore because it is just so satisfying. The wolf is so stupid yet so arrogant, Polly is sensible and quick thinking, and the character of the little sister is an absolute joy.

No matter how devious and clever the wolf thinks he is being, he always, always loses.5/5(19). The Complete Polly and the Wolf is a collection of four volumes of stories - Three such examples are Little Red Riding Hood, The Three Little Pigs, and Peter and the Wolf.

Recently, I was introduced to a new set of stories that followed these same plot device of hungry wolf /5. Buy The Complete Adventures of Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf (A Puffin Book) by Storr, Catherine (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book The adventures of Polly and the wolf.

book. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(24). Buy The Complete Adventures of Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf (A Puffin Book) from All four Clever Polly books in one volume including Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf, Polly and the Wolf Again, Tales of Polly and the Hungry Wolf and More Stories of Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf.

Drawing occasionally on well-known fairy tales, and skilfully blending fantasy and reality, these Price: $ The Complete Adventures of Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf by Catherine Storr,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The very funny stories of Clever Polly and the stupid wolf, gathered together in one volume, including Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf, Polly and the Wolf Again, Tales of Polly and the Hungry Wolf and More Stories of Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf.

Drawing occasionally on well-known fairy tales, and skilfully blending fantasy and reality, these stories are bursting with humour, originality.

Shop for The Complete Adventures of Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf: (A Puffin Book) from WHSmith. Thousands of products are available to collect from store or if. A wolf wants to eat Polly. Polly, a clever and resourceful little girl who lives an ordinary life in s suburbia, manages to talk or act her way out of every life-threatening situation.

The wolf, who gets most of his hunting information from out-of-date fairy tales like "Red Riding Hood" and "Three Little Pigs", simply cannot understand Reviews: The book even includes a story called 'Little Polly Riding Hood, ' in which it turns out that the wolf has read the tale and mistaken it for a how-to guide for catching juicy little girls to eat.

This story also has a character I particularly approve of: a grandmother, portrayed as quick-witted and able to see off danger. Get this from a library.

The adventures of Polly and the wolf. [Catherine Storr; Marjorie-Ann Watts] -- Furious at being called stupid, the Wolf decides to prove he is cleverer than Polly.

The relationship between Polly and the Wolf becomes more of a delight as their friendship develops: it's just that the whole wolf-wants-to-eat-little-girls thing gets in the way sometimes. You realize that, for a wolf, he is really quite clever: a wolf who cannot read very well is still clever for a wolf.4/5(3).

Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf, published inis the first book about Polly and her adventures with the Wolf who is determined to eat her. Catherine Storr originally wrote the stories to allay her daughter Polly’s fear of wolves.

She then wrote a second book, Polly and the Wolf Again. Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf Synopsis. This book includes twelve stories written for the author's daughter, who was scared of the wolf under the bed.

Drawing occasionally on well-known fairy tales, and skillfully blending fantasy and reality, these stories are bursting with humour, originality and charm. The tale went on to form the basis of Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf, first published in The book consists of a genuinely funny, charmingly illustrated series of attempts by the Wolf to.

Polly is visited over and over again by the Wolf, who is always plotting to eat her, but she is always just able to outwit him. The witty dialogue makes these short stories a pleasure to read aloud.

Many intertextual links can be made with well known fairy tales especially, of course, Red Riding Hood. "Polly and the Wolf Again".

The book even includes a story called “Little Polly Riding Hood”, in which it turns out that the wolf has read the tale and mistaken it for a how-to guide for catching juicy little girls to eat.

These bedtime stories eventually became the collection Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf, a wonderfully thrilling and reassuring series of adventures in which the clever, independent, and unstoppable Polly fools the persistent, hungry young wolf time and again.

In a match much like Bugs Bunny and the Road Runner but more polite and quick-witted. Aunt Polly, fictional character, Tom Sawyer’s aunt and guardian in Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (). Aunt Polly is a kindhearted, rather simple old woman who takes her responsibility for Tom and his half-brother Sid very seriously.

Employing whacks on the head with her thimble.Originally published as: The adventures of Polly and the wolf: London: Faber & Faber, Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm: Other Titles: Adventures of Polly and the wolf: Responsibility: Catherine Storr ; illustrated by Marjorie-Ann Watts.Huckleberry "Huck" Finn is the protagonist and narrator of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Tom Sawyer Abroad, and Tom Sawyer, is Tom's best friend.

After The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Huck describes his own adventure in Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, including how he escapes from his drunken, abusive father, and how he met Jim, the runaway slave.