A Treasury of Stories for Five Year Olds

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Edward Blishen, Nancy Blishen
Kingfisher Books, Sep 1, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 155 pages
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Each treasury is illustrated with black-and-white line drawings and is perfectly targeted to its young audience, offering a mix of classic and contemporary tales from such notable authors as Margaret Mahy, Eleanor Farjeon, David L. Harrison, and Virginia Haviland.

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Contents

The Rare Spotted Birthday Party
9
The Cat and the Parrot
15
The Witch and the Little Village
22
Copyright

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About the author (1992)

Edward Blishen was born on April 29, 1920. He was an English author and broadcaster. He may be known best for the first of two children's novels based on Greek mythology, written with Leon Garfield, and illustrated by Charles Keeping. For The God Beneath the Sea, Blishen and Garfield won the 1970 Carnegie Medal from the Library Association, recognizing the year's best children's book in England. Blishen was born in Hertfordshire, England. He died on December 13, 1996.

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