Babar and the Wully-Wully by Laurent de Brunhoff


Babar and the Wully-Wully by Laurent de Brunhoff

Babar continues to be one of the best loved children's book characters ever created, selling millions of copies worldwide. In Spring 2012, Abrams began reissuing Laurent de Brunhoff's classic Babar stories in handsome new 3 piece case edition with less story text. Parents, grandparents, and teachers alike can now introduce Babar and his kingdom to a whole new generation! Pom, Flora, and Alexander discover a rare Wully Wully and bring him home to Celesteville. The lovable creature has a wonderful time playing with the little elephants and their friends. But there's trouble when Rataxes the rhinoceros grabs the Wully Wully to be his own pet. Can Flora persuade Rataxes to share? Babar and the Wully Wully teaches young readers that sharing with others brings new friends and fun.

About the Author

Laurent de Brunhoff has kept the spirit of Babar alive for more than 60 years. Babar first came to life through the art of Laurent's father, Jean de Brunhoff, and Laurent has continued to create adventures for the elephant family.

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40 pages


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Publication date

1st September 2012



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