The Adventures of Paddy the Beaver introduces a new generation of children to Thornton W. Burgess’s long-beloved Bedtime Stories characters.
Introduce your child to Thornton W. Burgess long-beloved Bedtime Stories, featuring such timeless characters as Peter Cottontail, Jimmy Skunk, and Paddy the Beaver. In The Adventures of Paddy the Beaver, Paddy Beaver arrives from the woods in the North and settles into the Laughing Brook. Strange things start happening, and everyone in the Green Forest is very curious. Who is stealing Sammy Jays trees? Why is Jerry Muskrats house suddenly out of the water? How early do you have to get up to outsmart Old Man Coyote?
A dedicated naturalist, Burgess imbues his stories with the good humuor, imagination, and fun animal antics that all children will enjoy reading during story time. These essential childhood classic stories also feature the original black-and-white illustrations by Harrison Cady, lending this edition a vintage feel. This volume will become a treasured classic on your bedtime story shelf.