Thornton Waldo Burgess (1874 - 1965) was a conservationist and author of children's stories. Burgess loved the beauty of nature and its living creatures so much that he wrote about them for 50 years in books and his newspaper column, Bedtime Stories. By the time he retired, he had written more than 170 books and 15,000 stories for the daily newspaper column. --Wikipedia
The Adventures Of Jimmy Skunkby Thornton W. Burgess, Harrison Cady (Illustrator)
Jimmy Skunk has a long, hard day but comes out the winner in this captivating tale that tells how Reddy Fox is tricked into doing something he never intended to do and how a mischievous Peter Rabbit gets his comeuppance for playing nasty tricks on fellow creatures of the Green Meadow. A warm, whimsical adventure story with gentle lessons about nature, wildlife, and such virtues as courtesy, kindness and preparedness.
- Wilder Publications
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- 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.17(d)
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Burgess books give children a love and respect for animals and teach values of love and caring for each other.
The Bible-- well, what can I say? That is the best book ever written. It is completly true, also.