The Story of Ferdinand { epub } AUTHOR Munro Leaf – Book, Kindle eBook or TXT



10 thoughts on “The Story of Ferdinand

  1. says:

    I'm not an impartial judge of this book I'm assuming all of you know the story It's about a bull that doesn't want to bullfight like the other bulls He just wants to sit and smell flowers in the field My mom used t

  2. says:

    The Story of Ferdinand Munro LeafThe Story of Ferdinand 1936 is the best known work written by American author Munro Leaf a

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    Lovely lovely book Sweet story plus bonus magical illustrations of romanticized Spain of yore to delight all

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    I enjoyed this book on several levels a wonderful book about being yourself for children but also a subconscious commentary on fascist Spain a bull with a big heart picked to be slaughtered at the Blood Wedding of Franco and fed to his guests my interpretation

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    The mood and tone of this story are both spot on And even though Ferdinand is easy to love and even though the beginning is cute and

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    Many of the kids books I've been revisiting are filled with specific vivid memories of my childhood that are almost narratives unto themselves Reading them transports me back to those probably apocryphal moments in my brain leaving me full of

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    This is the story of Ferdinand a little bull who would rather sit and smell flowers than fight in the bullring This book truly is a g

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    It could be said this has been on my TBR list since childhood I don't remember reading it then and don't remember reading it to my daughter Although I've known the story of the little bull with a gentle heart who turned into a big bull with a gentle heart for uite some time I'd never picked up a copy until now Lovely little story which shook the world one might sayIt was banned in Spain during the Spanish Civil War since it was seen as a pa

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    Re read solely because I'm getting fed up that a reading challenge is hanging about with a few incomplete categories and everything I truly want to read in the 'banned books' category is either long or very dense and would take a while Instead I dispatched it in ten minutes by re reading this Plus I thought Ferdinand 1936 might be interesting three months after reading Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises 1926 There wasn't uite as muc

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    I was always curious why my school library had multiple copies of The Story of Ferdinand Until now Upon scanning some of the other reviews I feel left out because Ferdinand was not part of my collection growing up I was blown away by the simple story of a gentle bull named Ferdinand content with his life in the Spanish countryside When it is time to choose a strong and tough bull to fight in Madrid Ferdinand does not care and woul

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He fiercest bull around Ferdinand trots into the ring only to sit and smell the flowers in the ladies' hair No matter what the frustrated mat The mood and tone of this story are both spot on And even though Ferdinand is easy to love and even though the beginning is cute and entrancing overall the story is just pretty okayIt s about a bull who doesn t want to fight like all the others because he d rather just relax and smell flowers Can you blame him No But there s really not much to the story than that

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The Story of Ferdinand

Ferdinand the peaceful bull who loves to sit and smell flowers is mistakenly carted off to a bullfight in Madrid where he is believed to be t I m not an impartial judge of this book I m assuming all of you know the story It s about a bull that doesn t want to bullfight like the other bulls He just wants to sit and smell flowers in the field My mom used to read it to me when I was a kid She used to call me her little Ferdinand because all the other little boys wanted to run around and roughhouse And I didn t I just wanted to sit and read and think I m not an impartial judge of this book But I m fond of it And when a book s been around for 70 years there s usually a reason for it Secret Agent Minister and Deadly Texas Rose you know the story It s about a bull that doesn t want to bullfight like the other bulls He just wants to sit and smell flowers in the field My mom used to read it to me when I was a kid She used to call me her little Ferdinand because all the other little boys wanted to run around and roughhouse And I didn t I just wanted to sit and read and think I m not an impartial judge of this book But I m fond of it And when a book s been around for 70 Dangerous Melody (Treasure Seekers years there s usually a reason for it

Read · PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ê Munro Leaf

Ador and his helpers do they cannot get Ferdinand to fight Lawson's memorable black and white pictures speak volumes in this childhood classi This is the story of Ferdinand a little bull who would rather sit and smell flowers than fight in the bullring This book truly is a gem While I had heard about this work before this is the first time that I have read it and I absolutely love it Originally published in 1936 this work has been translated into than 60 languages and has rarely been out of print As this title is well known I want to talk about its background Its a hefty one While Munro Leaf is an American author because of the timing setting and main character this work is thought to have a political agenda The book was published shortly before