The Funny Thing by Wanda Gag

By Wanda Gag

The humorous factor is G?g's follow-up to her well-loved first publication, hundreds of thousands of Cats. It tells the tale of a curious dragon-like "aminal" that eats kid's dolls. A kindly previous guy named Bobo can't stand by way of and make allowance the humorous factor to scouse borrow dolls from young children. He entices it to consume "jum-jills," a concoction he makes up from seven nut muffins, 5 seed puddings, cabbage salads, and fifteen little cheeses, all rolled into little balls. a contented finishing is guaranteed while the humorous factor discovers he loves jum-jills and is confident that they're going to make his tail develop longer and his blue issues develop extra attractive. He returns on a daily basis for the treats and not eats one other doll. most sensible identified for her Newbery Honor winner, thousands of Cats, Wanda G?g (1893-1946) used to be a pioneer in kid's e-book writing and representation. Her ground-breaking means of integrating illustrations with the textual content is obvious in all of her vintage books. Born in New Ulm, Minnesota, she rose from poverty to foreign acclaim as a kid's publication writer, artist, and illustrator. In popularity of her artistry, she used to be posthumously provided the 1958 Lewis Carroll Shelf Award for hundreds of thousands of Cats and the 1977 Kerlan Award for her physique of labor.

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E veny top or it. e CTJir»Led it contented Lcj abound h-ts mountain. His one jotj tn Life was his beautiful bLtie-potrated tail, and by and bu, tne onby >x/ords ne even said were: And veptj good. e ate no naore doLLs and \x/e kave letnd old 'Sobo to tkank for tnat.

A Little Longer3. I3ut on. ove about nrruch.. e veny top or it. e CTJir»Led it contented Lcj abound h-ts mountain. His one jotj tn Life was his beautiful bLtie-potrated tail, and by and bu, tne onby >x/ords ne even said were: And veptj good. e ate no naore doLLs and \x/e kave letnd old 'Sobo to tkank for tnat.

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