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The Water Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby

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4 out of 5
Based on 52 Ratings and 52 Reviews

Book Description
1907. The Water-Babies was an exceptionally popular fantasy serialized in Macmillan's Magazine. It is the story of Tom, a young boy who is a chimney sweep employed by the brutal bully Mr. Grimes. Falling down a chimney, Tom finds himself in the presence of a girl called Ellie. Her cleanliness and neatness makes Tom aware for the first time of his own dirty blackened body. He is chased out of Ellie... More
Book Information
PublisherKessinger Publishing Company
BindingPaperback (82 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages336
Publication Date03/19/2004
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About Charles Kingsley (Author) : Charles Kingsley is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Charles Kingsley include Double Classics Water Babies/Peter Pan, Water-Babies, The Wa... more
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