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Borka: The Adventures of a Goose With No Feathers

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Borka: The Adventures of a Goose With No Feathers by John Burningham
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Once upon a time there were two geese called Mr and Mrs Plumpster. Each Spring they returned to the marshes of their ancestors, and Mrs Plumpster laid her eggs. Soon six fine young Plumpsters hatched- Archie, Freda, Jennifer, Oswald, Timothy and Borka. But Borka was different. Borka had no feathers and could not fly. When winter came the other geese flew off in search of warmer climates, leaving Borka all alone. But her adventure was only just beginning . . .

Author Biography

John Burningham is one of the most prestigious and best-loved illustrators working in the children's book field today. He trained at the Central School of Art and his first picture book, Borka was published in 1963. He has won numerous awards during his distinguished career including the Kate Greenaway Medal (twice) and the Kurt Maschler Award, and his books are enjoyed by children all over the world. John is married to acclaimed illustrator Helen Oxenbury and they live in Hampstead, North London.
Release date NZ
March 4th, 1999
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edition
The 50th Anniversary edition
Illustrations
Full colour
Imprint
Red Fox
Pages
32
Dimensions
215x280x4
ISBN-13
9780099400677
Product ID
1689454

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