Rude Giants by Audrey Wood

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Beatrix the butter maid and her best friend, Gerda the cow, live in a cozy cottage in a happy valley. Life is peaceful . . . until the day two rude giants move into a nearby castle. When Gerda is snatched up by the giants, Beatrix must rescue her. This is a warm and humorous tale of friendship and cleverness that children will want to share with their best friends--or rudest neighbors.
 

About Audrey Wood

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AUDREY WOOD is the much-loved author of more than thirty books for children, including the bestselling The Napping House, Piggies, Heckedy Peg, and most recently, Piggy Pie Po, which she collaborated on with her husband, Don Wood. She lives in Hawaii.
 
Published January 1, 1993 by SCHOLASTIC INC. @. 32 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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For Beatrix the butter maid and her best friend Gerda (a cow), life is idyllic--until the two are kidnapped by a pair of hulking giants who declare their intention of eating them.

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Little Penguin's Tale ) animated story introduces Beatrix the butter maid, who lives with her best friend, Gerda the cow, ``in a cozy cottage in a happy valley.'' The two have not a care in the world until two ``clumsy, loud, and selfish'' giants move into a nearby castle and soon decide that Ger...

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When a pair of raucous giants try to eat Beatrix's beloved cow, she teaches them a lesson in manners.

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