eBook æ The Story of Ferdinand Hardcover ☆ Munro Leaf

Munro Leaf ✓ The Story of Ferdinand kindle

eBook æ The Story of Ferdinand Hardcover ☆ Munro Leaf ☆ A true classic with a timeless message The Story of Ferdinand has enchanted readers since it was first published in 1936 All the other bulls would run and jump and butt their heads together But Ferdinand would rather sit and smell the flowers And he does jusTogether But Ferdinand would rather sit and smell the flowers And he does just that until the day a bumblebee and some men from the Madrid bullfights give gentle Ferdinand a chanc 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

mobi ✓ The Story of Ferdinand ✓ Munro Leaf

E to be the most ferocious star of the corrida and the most unexpected comic hero This cherished hardcover is perfect for those who love Ferdinand and those who have yet to meet hi 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 pacifist book Oh the horrorIt was banned in Nazi Germany by none other than Little Adolf for being degenerate democratic propaganda We better watch out girls and boys if The Trumpet ever learns to readHow can you rate it less than 5 glorious stars when you know that it made Franco and Hitler shake in their tiny little boots just at the thought of it?And for what it's worth it's a great little book for children too

mobi The Story of Ferdinand

The Story of FerdinandA true classic with a timeless message The Story of Ferdinand has enchanted readers since it was first published in 1936 All the other bulls would run and jump and butt their heads Lovely lovely book Sweet story plus bonus magical illustrations of romanticized Spain of yore to delight all