HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Classic Starts: Pinocchio (Classic Starts…
Loading...

Classic Starts: Pinocchio (Classic Starts Series) (edition 2008)

by Carlo Collodi, Tania Zamorsky (Adapter), Lucy Corvino (Illustrator), Arthur Pober (Afterword)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
413279,442 (3.89)None
Member:TaylorOgne
Title:Classic Starts: Pinocchio (Classic Starts Series)
Authors:Carlo Collodi
Other authors:Tania Zamorsky (Adapter), Lucy Corvino (Illustrator), Arthur Pober (Afterword)
Info:Sterling (2008), Edition: Abridged, Hardcover, 160 pages
Collections:TED 255
Rating:
Tags:picture book

Work details

Classic Starts: Pinocchio (Classic Starts Series) by Tania Zamorsky

None

None.

Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

English (2)  German (1)  All languages (3)
Showing 2 of 2
This story is about a puppet maker that makes a puppet and names him Pinocchio but then he turns into a real boy. My favorite part about this story is how Pinocchio's nose grows when he lies. This story would be a great story to tell to lower elementary to teach them the consequences of lying.
  TaylorOgne | Dec 12, 2012 |
Pinocchio has long been one of my favorites. I received a set of 4 records with 8 classics stories when I was 8 and one of the stories was Pinocchio and I've loved that story ever since. This is the story of Pinocchio, a little puppet boy made of wood who has great adventures and yearns to be a "real" boy.

The book itself includes other adventures not included in the movie. And your kid's will love following along with Pinocchio's adventures as he learns about being honest, obedient and love. Much of Pinocchio's problems start with curiosity and peer pressure just like you're kid's. But ultimately his love of Geppeto and his need to obey wins over taunts and encouragement from his new found "friends" to do what he thinks he wants to do.

Pinocchio is a great 2nd book to read to your child. Each chapter is almost a story in itself and you can begin working with your child on their reading comprehension and on remembering what happened during your last reading session. There are parts of the book that might be a little scary for your children so you may want to read it first.

You can read the whole of my review including information about the author at:
http://familyliteracy2.blogspot.com/2011/09/classics-4-kids-pinocchio-review.htm... ( )
  tiinaj1 | Sep 25, 2011 |
Showing 2 of 2
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Zamorsky, Taniaprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Collodi, Carlomain authorall editionsconfirmed
Corvino, LucyIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Abridged edition from Sterling Publishers Classic Starts series. Please do not combine with the main work. If your copy of this work is actually a different edition, please check the ISBN of your entry. Thank you.
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

An abridged retelling of the adventures of the puppet boy whose nose grows whenever he tells a lie. Includes discussion questions.

(summary from another edition)

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
4 wanted

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.89)
0.5
1 1
1.5
2
2.5
3 2
3.5
4 2
4.5
5 4

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 94,009,599 books! | Top bar: Always visible