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94

Five O’Clock Charlie

A purpose is Charlie's solution to boredom & retirement.
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Dying of boredom in his retirement pasture, Charlie, a spirited Clydesdale, rediscovers his joie de vivre by setting the entire village "on schedule" for his favorite daily event.

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93

The Emperor’s Egg

Antarctic Penguin's incredible journey: amazing nature or amazing mankind?
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Bright humorous writing helps even young children understand the Emperor Penguin's extraordinary effort at laying and caring for a single egg, and then chick, through an Antarctic winter.

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92

Rikki Tikki Tavi

A rescued pet mongoose saves his human family from cobras.
Plot-ThemeShort Review

A mongoose battles two devious and deadly Cobras, that are bent on destroying a human family that had saved him from drowning.

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88

Rufous Redtail

How children grow up with good character.
Plot-ThemeShort Review

A bright and introspective hawklet experiments and explores to discover abilities, places and companions, always with the intention of making the most of his life.

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85

The Itsy Bitsy Spider – Sing Along

Try, try and try again, till itsy bitsy's up a tree.
Plot-ThemeShort Review

The itsy bitsy spider is undaunted by a fan, a mouse, a cat & a rocking chair, as she purposefully makes her way to the top of a tree to spin her web. Iza's troupe of gentle singers complement the poem perfectly.

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85

The Itsy Bitsy Spider

Even the Itsy Bitsy Spider tries and tries, and tries again.
Plot-ThemeShort Review

The itsy bitsy spider is undaunted by a fan, a mouse, a cat & a rocking chair, as she purposefully makes her way to the top of a tree to spin her web.

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84

You Are Special, Little One

Each child should still think he is special, despite being one among billions.
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Each of twelve animal parents (one human) say why they love their offspring, "forever and always".

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83

Frog and Toad Together

True friendship requires justice, by each.
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Five carefully themed stories present slavish adherence to plans, foolish impatience with Nature, the nature of will power, integrity in bravery, and loss of friends through one-up-man-ship.

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80

Doctor De Soto

The ethics of extraordinary situations can prompt remarkable innovation.
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A dentist, who is a mouse, decides to be charitable to a fox with a toothache, but wisely prepares for duplicity.

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79

Ernest and the BIG Itch

Earnest and the BIG Itch leads to an accident that must be corrected.
Plot-ThemeShort Review

When Ernest the donkey scratches his back against the pole of a birdhouse, the resident bluebirds guide him to a tree trunk, ending the violent shaking of their home and earning his appreciation.

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