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Borrowers afield

Mary Norton

Borrowers afield

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Published by Puffin Books in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s stories

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, London , Dent,1955.

    StatementMary Norton ; with illustrations by Diana Stanley.
    SeriesPuffin Books
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189p. :
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17559732M
    ISBN 100140301380

    The Borrowers Afield is the second book in the Borrowers book series by English author Mary Norton. It was first published in in the UK by J. M. Dent with illustrations by Diana Stanley, and in the US by Harcourt with illustrations by Beth and Joe ed by: The Borrowers Afloat. All WCPL locations are closed until further notice. During this time you will not be able to place new holds on physical materials. If you have holds on the shelf, they will be held until we reopen.


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Not the modern kind of loser, but people like me who are always losing stamps and pins and pens. The book tells the story of Arrietty Clock and her parents, tiny people who live beneath the floor of an old house and `borrow' the things they need from the humans who live in the house above.5/5(5).

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One of the main characters is a girl of about 14 years old and her name is Arrietty Clock. Yes /5. Don't miss the other classics in the Borrowers series: "The Borrowers Afield," "The Borrowers Afloat," "The Borrowers Aloft," and Borrowers afield book Borrowers Avenged." The Borrowers — the Clock family: Homily, Pod, and their fourteen-year-old daughter, Arrietty, to be precise — are tiny people who live.

The Borrowers Afield by Mary Norton has been reviewed by Focus on the Family’s marriage and parenting magazine. It is the second book in the “The Borrowers” series. Plot Summary. Pod and Homily Clock, along with their daughter, Arrietty, belong to a race of tiny people called Borrowers.

They used to live under the kitchen floor in an old. Buy a cheap copy of The Borrowers Afield book by Mary Norton. Pod, Homily, and Arrietty Clock's huge adventures have been thrilling children young and old for fifty years--and their appeal is as strong as ever in these Free shipping over $/5(5).

The Borrowers Afield (Unabridged) - The Borrowers Afield (Unabridged) audiobook, by Mary Norton The end of the story of The Borrowers was, as it turned out, by no means the end of Pod, Homily and their daughter Arrietty.

They escaped to the fields where their cousins lived, but it was a long and dangerous journey. It was up the azalea bank, through the privet hedge and.

Mary Norton Pod, Homily, and Arrietty Clock -- the miniature Borrowers -- depend for their livelihood on the "human beans" whose cottage they live in. So when they discover that their humans are moving away, the Borrowers are forced to find a.

All five Borrowers novels feature the Clock family; Pod, Homily and Arrietty. In the first book they live in a house reportedly based on The Cedars where Norton was raised. The sequels are titled alliteratively and alphabetically: The Borrowers Afield (), The Borrowers Afloat (), The Borrowers Aloft (), and The Borrowers Avenged ().

All were originally published by J. Author: Mary Norton. There followed four more Borrowers books- The Borrowers Afield (), The Borrowers Afloat (), The Borrowers Aloft () and The Borrowers Avenged().

Poor Stainlesswas the last Borrowers story Mary Norton wrote. She died in #1Bestseller in [pdf] [tuebl] [kindle] [epub] [mobi] [audiobook], #1 e-Book New Release. Get this from a library. The Borrowers afield. [Mary Norton; Beth Krush; Joe Krush] -- The further adventures of the family of miniature people who, after losing their home under the kitchen floor of an old English house, are forced to move out to the fields.

The Borrowers () About book: "It was Mrs May who first told me about them. No, not me. How could it have been me - a wild, untidy, self-willed little girl who stared with angry eyes and was said to crunch her teeth. Kate, she should have been called. Yes, that was it - Kate.

The complete series list for - Borrowers Mary Norton. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

The Borrowers Afield () About book: 1. Reviews Review will shown on site after approval. (Review will shown on site after approval) Other books by the borrowers. The Borrowers Aloft. The Borrowers Afloat.

The Borrowers. Other books by Paranormal Fantasy. DEAD SECRET: a gripping detective thriller full of suspense/5(4). The Borrowers Afield is beautifully written and engrossing, even suspenseful. Norton excels at creating tiny details, and showing the joy Arietty takes in.

Mary Norton was born in and brought up in a house in Bedfordshire, which was to become the setting for The Borrowers. First published inThe Borrowers was an immediate success, winning the Library Association's Carnegie Medal.

There followed four more Borrowers books: The Borrowers Afield (), The Borrowers Afloat (), The Borrowers Aloft () and /5(). Driven out of their cozy house by the rat catcher, the Borrowers find themselves homeless.

Worse, they are lost and alone in a frightening new world: the outdoors. Nearly everything outside--cows, moths, field mice, cold weather--is a life-threatening danger for the tiny Borrowers. But as they bravely journey across country in search of a new home and learn how to survive Pages: The Borrowers Afield- The Pod family escape to the fields where their cousins live, but it's a long and dangerous journey.

At last they find a new home and adapt to country life. The Borrowers Afloat- Homeless again, Arrietty looks forward to a life away from the dark country cottage, to one full of sunshine.

Awards: Carnegie Medal, a Lewis Carroll Shelf Award Book Don’t miss the other classics in the Borrowers series: The Borrowers Afield, The Borrowers Afloat, The Borrowers Aloft, and The Borrowers Avenged/5().

Buy The Borrowers Afield by Mary Norton online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 10 editions - starting at $ Shop now. The Borrowers Summary. A spunky little girl named Kate is making a quilt with Mrs.

May, a nice old lady who lives with her when wait a minute. Where did that crochet hook go. It was just over here a minute ago. Seriously—where is it. Oh no, Mrs. i need a word summary for The Borrowers Afield.

Here is my prompt: write a detailed summary of the story, explaining the IMPORTANT EVENTS AND ACTION in this book. (at least words) THANK YOU SO MUCH. What did Mrs. May think about the danger the Borrowers would face in their new environment.

She thought there was danger everywhere, even for humans, and some humans faced worse dangers than the Borrowers ever would, such as war. She thought they'd learn how to be safe among wild animals.

The Borrowers Afield, Volume 2 They are best known for their work on the American edition of the five-book series The Borrowers by Mary Norton.

Inthey received the Drexel Citation, which is given each year to a regional children's book author or illustrator. She also illustrated The Shoe Bird by Eudora Welty.4/5(4).

The Borrowers Afield Paperback – April 1 by Mary Norton (Author), Beth Krush (Illustrator), Joe Krush (Illustrator) & out of 5 stars 38 ratings. Book 2 of 5 in the Borrowers Series. See all 29 formats and editions Hide /5(38). 17 Feb - Check out Gable's review of Mary Norton's The Borrowers Afield here: 8 pins.

the older sister of the boy; when the story begins, she is much older and lives in Kate's parent's house and tells Kate about the borrowers after Kate can't find her crochet hook Pod Clock Arrietty's dad; he is a borrower; he was seen by the boy when he was "borrowing" the cupnad coming down the drape when the boy offers to help and takes the.

Borrowers (Novel units) Teacher Guide by Mary Norton and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Borrowers Afield (minor shelf wear, pages slightly yellowed). The Borrowers Afloat (minor shelf wear, pages slightly yellowed).

They include the following, all by Mary Norton in the Borrowers Rating: % positive. Read "The Borrowers Afield" by Mary Norton available from Rakuten Kobo. Driven from their home in the big house, Pod, Homily, and Arrietty take up life in a : HMH Books.

All about The Borrowers Afield by Mary Norton. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers I found the timing of this book compared to the first one distracting, because of the obvious flaw in the timeline.

(For the narrator, Mrs May, and her niece, Kate, a year has passed, but for the Clock family the story picks /5(9). The Borrowers afield by Mary Norton; 19 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fantasy, Juvenile fiction, Children's stories, Children's stories, English, Borrowers (Fictitious characters), Fantasy fiction, Fiction.

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Driven from their home in the big house, Pod, Homily, and Arrietty take up life in a boot. Culture > Books BORROWERS AFIELD Plagiarism is a dirty word, but if open homage to the past (as in de Chirico's 'Song of Love', below) is an honourable. The Borrowers Afield by Mary Norton and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Borrowers by Mary Norton, First Edition - AbeBooks Passion for books.

The Borrowers is the very first book in the Borrowers book series by English author Mary Norton. It was first published in in the UK by J. Dent with illustrations by Diana Stanley, and in in the US by Harcourt with illustrations by Beth and Joe ed by: The Borrowers Afield.

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$ + Seller Rating: % positive.The Borrowers Afield: The Borrowers And The Borrowers Afield (The Borrowers #2).It was first published in the United States in where it also won accolades and was honored as an ALA Distinguished Book.

Her other books about the borrowers are The Borrowers Afield, The Borrowers Afloat, The Borrowers Aloft, and The Borrowers Avenged.