Stig Of The Dump
Written by Clive King
Part of the A Puffin Book Series
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Published in the early 1960s and yet as relevant today as it was then, this is a book that will captivate the imagination of a 7 or 8 year old – in fact even the most reluctant reader will be hooked. When Barney falls into a disused quarry he’s confronted by Stig, a caveman but none of Barney’s friends believe the story of Stig. So Barney has the time of his life and the two of them get up to a whole heap of adventures. Just read it – we guarantee you’ll enjoy it.
The Good Book Guide Review. An enduring favourite with children for almost twenty years, this intriguing and humorous book tells the story of a friendship between modem Barney and Stig the Stone Age boy whom he finds living in the chalk pit. Each is strange to the other, very: but a wonderful understanding, based on curiosity and a respect for one another's skills, develops.
Stig Of The Dump by Clive King
This is the story of a boy who finds a Stone-Age cave-dweller living in a rubbish dump, and the adventures they subsequently find themselves on.
About the Author
Interest Age: From 7
More books by Clive King
Penguin Books Ltd
25th January 1973
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