The Wandering Wombles
Written by Elisabeth Beresford
Part of the The Wombles Series
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The Wombles are back for a second adventure in which they brave the world beyond their natural home under Wimbledon Common. The homely Wombles are forced to be incredibly brave: their burrow is under threat and they must find a new home to move to. Young Bungo and Orinoco are selected for the dangerous task of searching French Fields and Pastures New. Taking off on a motor cycle the youngsters set out to find the perfect place to re-house their family.
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The Wandering Wombles by Elisabeth Beresford
The Wombles live in a beautifully snug, well-ordered and cosy burrow underneath Wimbledon Common - the perfect base from which to sort and recycle all the rubbish that unthinking humans constantly drop. But the Wombles' peaceful and harmonious existence is suddenly under threat. The heavy lorries that thunder along the roads near the Common make the burrow shake and tremble so much that it is no longer safe for the Wombles to live there. With a heavy heart, Great Uncle Bulgaria decides that the Wombles will have to move from the burrow that they have lived in for many, many years. And it is up to young Bungo and Orinoco to bravely sally forth and try to locate a new home for the Wombles...
'A lively, entertaining and humorous book, stuffed with ingenious ideas and endearing characters'
'Over 40 years after the original book, The Wombles is reprinted, their recycling ways more relevant than ever'
About the Author
More books by Elisabeth Beresford
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
1st November 2010
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