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Walt Disney's 101 Dalmatians (Little Golden Books) (edition 1985)

by Dodie Smith (Contributor)

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Title:Walt Disney's 101 Dalmatians (Little Golden Books)
Authors:Dodie Smith (Contributor)
Info:Golden Press (1985), Edition: English Language, 24 pages
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101 Dalmatians [Adapted by Justine Korman] by Justine Korman (Adapter)

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Not the original Dodie Smith, but an abridged novelization of the Disney movie; the puppies are to be sold to the circus, not made into coats. ( )
  JennyArch | Feb 26, 2019 |
This large- format children's book is an excellent presentation of the classic Walt Disney tale.

"Pongo" (the Dalmatian dog narrator) decides that what he and owner Roger Radcliff need is some attractive female companionship, and engineers an encounter with Anita and her Dalmatian Perdito. The two couples hit it off, and tie their futures together; in fact, Perdita has 15 Dalmatian puppies. However, the villainous Cruella de Vil has her henchmen kidnap the pups. When Perdita, Pongo, and their dog and cat friends go to rescue the puppies, they find scores of other Dalmation puppies that have likewise been kidnapped by Cruella. They lead them to freedom under hot pursuit, and the dogs have to camouflage themselves by rolling in coal dust -- making them look like a pack of Labradors. In the fast- paced escape, Cruella comes to a bad end; and they make their way back home. Once the coal dust is removed, they are united with Roger and Anita, who are amazed to find they are now living with 101 of their favorite breed.

This book is well illustrated, and presented in a large format. It's a good choice for children of a certain age ( )
1 vote danielx | Dec 24, 2018 |
A great Disney classic ( )
  Shadow494 | Jun 20, 2016 |
I really enjoyed this book because it was one of my favorite movies growing up.
  Rebecca7125 | Jan 24, 2016 |
Loved this book as a child. It is basically the movie in story format. ( )
  lnmeadows | Nov 19, 2013 |
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Korman, JustineAdapterprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dias, RonIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Langley, BillIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed

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Not long ago, there lived in London a young married couple of Dalmatian dogs named Pongo and Misses Pongo.
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Please do not combine this adaptation with the original book by Dodie Smith.
This is the *book*, based on the Disney movie. Not the movie itself! Please do not combine any dvd/vhs/movie with this book. Also, Dalmations-related counting books, short stories, and adventure stories are different then this adaptation and are not to be combined with this.
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Pongo and Perdita are the proud parents of fifteen Dalmation puppies. When the evil Cruella de Vil steals Dalmation puppies from all over the countryside, their litter is taken as well. Pongo and Perdita enlist the help of other animals to track down and save the puppies only to find that their family has now grown to include 101 Dalmations.

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Pongo the Dalmatian and his wife Perdita undertake a daring expedition to rescue their fifteen puppies from the clutches of the vicious Cruella de Vil.

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