Uncle Wiggily's Story Book (Hardcover)
Grosset & Dunlap, 9780448400907, 256pp.
Publication Date: January 12, 1987
List Price: 17.99*
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Uncle Wiggily is one of the most popular and enduring characters in American literature. A cheerful “bunny rabbit gentleman” with a wonderful knack for setting things right, he has been a reassuring friend to millions of children since early in the century. Uncle Wiggily’s amusing stories speak to readers about familiar experiences, and feature a lively cast of children and animal characters: Toodle and Noodle Flat-Tail, two playful beavers; Nurse Jane Fuzzy Wuzzy, Uncle Wiggily’s loyal muskrat housekeeper; Stubby Toes, the little boy who is helped by a sure-footed rabbit named Baby Bunty; Grandpa Goosey Gander; the Kite Boy; and many others. Full of charm, warmth, and old-fashioned fun.
About the Author
Howard Garis was an American author known for the Uncle Wiggily Longears series. Garis and his wife Lilian, were some of the most prolific children's authors of the 1900s. Garis is from Binghamton, New York. He passed away in 1962.