Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles

Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles

Unknown - 1974
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The Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles was the second children's novel ever written by Julie Andrews, the beloved star of Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music. Perfect for young readers who love whimsical stories about magic! This chapter book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 7 to 9 who are reading independently. It's a fun way to keep your child engaged and as a supplement for activity books for children.

The Whangdoodle was once the wisest, the kindest, and the most extraordinary creature in the world. Then he disappeared and created a wonderful land for himself and all the other remarkable animals--the ten-legged Sidewinders, the little furry Flukes, the friendly Whiffle Bird, and the treacherous, "oily" Prock. It was an almost perfect place where the last of the really great Whangdoodles could rule his kingdom with "peace, love and a sense of fun"--apart from and forgotten by people.

But not completely forgotten. Professor Savant believed in the Whangdoodle. And when he told the three Potter children of his search for the spectacular creature, Lindy, Tom, and Ben were eager to reach Whangdoodleland.

With the Professor's help, they discovered the secret way. But waiting for them was the scheming Prock, who would use almost any means to keep them away from his beloved king. Only by skill and determination were the four travelers able to discover the last of the really great Whangdoodles and grant him his heart's desire.

The novel was originally published in 1974. This edition includes a foreword by Julie Andrews.

Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, c1974.
ISBN: 9780064403146
0064403149
9780060218058
0060218053
9780060218065
0060218061
Branch Call Number: J EDW

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clareneilson
Sep 19, 2017

i think this book is suitable for kids from age 6 to age 13

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platyben
Oct 11, 2016

I have read this book many times over. it is still enjoyable.

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Bri97
Nov 02, 2012

i love this book. it was a favorite when i was a kid.

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ohsojeanine
Oct 10, 2012

I read this book in 1982 as a child and still remember it today as a favorite.

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cambria2007
Nov 16, 2010

i luv dis book really nice story and it was hard tu put down:)

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sydthekid7
Sep 21, 2010

this is my favourite book i could'nt stop reading it

sydney

age 10

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