Carbonel

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Published by Chivers Audio Books .

Written in English

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  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • Children"s Audio - 4-8,
  • Audio: Juvenile

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Chivers Children"s Audio Books

Book details

ContributionsAnna Massey (Contributor)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9696121M
ISBN 100745144640
ISBN 109780745144641
OCLC/WorldCa29508163

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There is action, adventure, magic, whimsy and lots of chuckles. It also has that wry but non-condescending tone which is the hallmark of the great British children books.

This belongs on the same shelf with books by and Edith Nesbit. Carbonel is quite the haughty feline; if you know cats, the book is even better!/5(25). Carbonel: the King of the Cats is a children’s fantasy book by Barbara Sleigh, which was first published in It is perhaps most suitable for those between 7 and 11 years of age, but its humour means that it can be enjoyed at any age/5.

Carbonel is a wonderful story that will stay with your child throughout her life. I read this book as girl and now, many, many years later, I have just read it to my 6 year old daughter/5(57).

The Carbonel book series by Barbara Sleigh includes books Carbonel: The King of Cats, The Kingdom of Carbonel, and Carbonel and Calidor: Being the Further Adventures of a Royal Cat.

See the complete Carbonel series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Carbonel and Calidor: Being the Further Adventures of a Royal Cat.

by Barbara Sleigh. Ratings 16 Reviews published 6 editions. Barbara Sleigh (—) is the author of Carbonel: The King of The Cats (The New York Review Children’s Collection, ) and its two sequels, The Kingdom of Carbonel and Carbonel and Calidor (to be published by The New York Review Children’s Collection in )/5(37).

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Select the Size of your choice from the categories on the left. “The Carbonel books are excellent stories, imbued with wonder and practicality in equal measure, dry humor, and a clear-eyed and sometimes sardonic love of cats. They have a healthy interest in food and a ruthless interest in the logical working-out of the implications of magic These books have moved me to laughter and tears.” —Pamela Dean/5(34).

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About Carbonel and Calidor. The third and final book in the Carbonel trilogy “There are many kinds of magic and once magic is in your blood it attracts more magic,” says the royal cat Carbonel at the start of Carbonel and enough, Carbonel’s human Carbonel book Rosemary and John soon encounter magic in the form of a ring set with a fiery red stone that.

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Help Bookmark Tell a Friend Out-of-Print Wish List Home. Her first children's book, Carbonel, which was to become the first of a trilogy, was published in and has remained a firm favourite with younger readers/5(69). Barbara Sleigh (—) is the author of Carbonel: The King of The Cats (The New York Review Children’s Collection, ) and its two sequels, The Kingdom of Carbonel and Carbonel and Calidor (to be published by The New York Review Children’s Collection in ).She worked for the BBC’s Children’s Hour.

Besides being a well-known illustrator of children’s books Brand: New York Review Books. About Carbonel. Now in paperback, a story about a girl and her magical talking pet cat, reminiscent of Alice in Wonderland Rosemary’s plan to clean houses during her summer break and surprise her mother with the money hits a snag when an old lady at the market talks her into buying a second-rate broom and a cat she can’t even afford to keep.

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Easter's Parasol. show more/5(K). Carbonel: The King of the Cats by Barbara Sleigh, illus. by V.H. Drummond, first published instars young Rosemary, whose plan to buy a broom to clean houses over the summer takes an unexpected : New York Review Books.

“The Carbonel books are excellent, imbued with wonder, dry humor, and practicality in equal measure, as well as a clear-eyed and sometimes sardonic love of cats The moment when Cat Country first made itself known in The Kingdom of Carbonel gave me a flash of wonder, of entering into a larger world.

Sleigh's best-known novels for children are the three in the Carbonel series (–), about a king of cats. These Carbonel books are still in print. Also centred on cats, but for a slightly older age group, is her novel No One Must Know, a realistic story of a group of neighbouring children attempting to evade a landlord's ban on pets.

The Dalmations and Carbonel books were favourites too – at one point I think I forced our family pet cat to wear a crown I had made for him. Not sure if The Little Bookroom by Eleanor Farjeon qualifies as well-known but it was also a childhood favourite of mine.

Barbara Sleigh (—) is the author of Carbonel: The King of the Cats, The Kingdom of Carbonel, and Carbonel & Calidor (all from the New York Review Children’s Collection).

She worked for the BBC’s Children’s Hour. Charles Front has illustrated many books, including Never Say Macbeth, The Great White Whale, and The Little Dressmaker/5(2). This was a fun children’s book that is well written and stands the test of time pretty well.

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The broom is a witch's broom and Carbonel is a Royal cat, so Rosemary learns some magic spells. Carbonel is reissued in the 'A Puffin Book' series of Puffin children's modern classics.

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Barbara Sleigh () worked for the BBC Children's Hour and is the author of Carbonel and two sequels: The Kingdom of Carbonel and Carbonel and Calidor. Charles Front has illustrated many books, including Never Say Macbeth, The Great White.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published, London: Parrish, Description: pages: illustrations ; 23 cm. This was a fun children’s book that is well written and stands the test of time pretty well.

It was written back in the ’s. I loved Carbonel and the wonderful relationship Rosemary has with her mother, as well as the friendship she develops with John/5(16).

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