By A. A. Milne

The adventures of Christopher Robin, Winnie-the-Pooh, and all their neighbors within the storied wooded area round Pooh nook. "This is an instance of a sequel within which there appears to be like no letdown, and from both sides I capture echoes of such a lot joyous response to it." --- New York usher in Tribune, 1928

Show description

Read or Download The House at Pooh Corner (Winnie-the-Pooh) PDF

Best Animals books

After the Ice: Life, Death, and Geopolitics in the New Arctic

New from Smithsonian Books, After the Ice is an eye-opening examine the winners and losers within the high-stakes tale of Arctic transformation, from countries to local peoples to animals and the very panorama itself. writer Alun Anderson explores the results of worldwide warming amid new geopolitical rivalries, combining technological know-how, enterprise, politics, and experience to supply a desirable narrative portrait of this swiftly altering land of unheard of worldwide importance.

Lionboy: the Chase (Lionboy Trilogy (Paperback))

Charlie and his lion associates have made it appropriately to Venice, however it seems that their trip has purely simply began. King Boris's palace was once intended to be a haven, yet it is beginning to believe extra like a jail. whilst be aware arrives from the cat grapevine that his mom and dad aren't being held in Italy in any case, Charlie understands he needs to take quickly motion.

Animal Signals (Oxford Series in Ecology and Evolution)

Why are animal signs trustworthy? this is often the important challenge for evolutionary biologists drawn to indications. after all, no longer all indications are trustworthy; yet such a lot are, another way receivers of signs could forget about them. a few theoretical solutions were proposed and empirical experiences made, yet there nonetheless is still a large amount of confusion.

The Accidental Species: Misunderstandings of Human Evolution

The assumption of a lacking hyperlink among humanity and our animal ancestors predates evolution and well known technology and really has spiritual roots within the deist thought of the nice Chain of Being. but, the metaphor has lodged itself within the modern mind's eye, and new fossil discoveries are usually hailed in headlines as revealing the elusive transitional step, the instant after we stopped being “animal” and began being “human.

Extra info for The House at Pooh Corner (Winnie-the-Pooh)

Show sample text content

You’re various. So what all of it involves is that I outfitted myself a home down via my little wooden. ” “Did you actually? How fascinating! ” “The particularly intriguing part,” acknowledged Eeyore in his so much depression voice, “is that after I left it this morning it was once there, and while I got here again it wasn’t. in no way, very usual, and it was once merely Eeyore’s apartment. yet nonetheless I simply puzzled. ” Christopher Robin didn’t cease to ask yourself. He was once already again in his residence, placing on his water-resistant hat, his water-resistant boots and his water resistant macintosh as speedy as he may. “We’ll pass and search for it at once,” he referred to as out to Eeyore. “Sometimes,” acknowledged Eeyore, “when humans have fairly comprehensive taking a person’s condo, there are one or bits which they don’t wish and are fairly pleased for the individual to take again, if you happen to recognize what I suggest. So i assumed if we simply went—” “Come on,” acknowledged Christopher Robin, and rancid they moved quickly, and in a truly little time they bought to the nook of the sector via the facet of the pine-wood, the place Eeyore’s condo wasn’t from now on. “There! ” acknowledged Eeyore. “Not a stick of it left! in fact, I’ve nonetheless acquired all this snow to do what i admire with. One mustn’t bitch. ” yet Christopher Robin wasn’t hearing Eeyore, he used to be hearing whatever else. “Can’t you listen it? ” he requested. “What is it? a person giggling? ” “Listen. ” They either listened…and they heard a deep gruff voice asserting in a making a song voice that the extra it snowed the extra it went on snowing and a small excessive voice tiddely-pomming in among. “It’s Pooh,” acknowledged Christopher Robin excitedly. “Possibly,” stated Eeyore. “And Piglet! ” acknowledged Christopher Robin excitedly. “Probably,” acknowledged Eeyore. “What we need is a expert Bloodhound. ” The phrases of the music replaced abruptly. “We’ve complete our apartment! ” sang the gruff voice. “Tiddely-pom! ” sang the squeaky one. “It’s a gorgeous HOUSE…. ” “Tiddely-pom…. ” “I want it have been MINE…. ” “Tiddely-pom…. ” “Pooh! ” shouted Christopher Robin…. The singers at the gate stopped unexpectedly. “It’s Christopher Robin! ” stated Pooh eagerly. “He’s around via where the place we bought all these sticks from,” stated Piglet. “Come on,” stated Pooh. They climbed down their gate and moved quickly not far away of the wooden, Pooh making welcoming noises all of the means. “Why, here's Eeyore,” stated Pooh, whilst he had entire hugging Christopher Robin, and he nudged Piglet, and Piglet nudged him, and so they idea to themselves what a beautiful shock that they had acquired prepared. “Hallo, Eeyore. ” “Same to you, Pooh endure, and two times on Thursdays,” stated Eeyore gloomily. sooner than Pooh may perhaps say: “Why Thursdays? ” Christopher Robin started to clarify the unhappy tale of Eeyore’s misplaced apartment. And Pooh and Piglet listened, and their eyes appeared to get larger and larger. “Where did you assert it used to be? ” requested Pooh. “Just here,” stated Eeyore. “Made of sticks? ” “Yes. ” “Oh! ” stated Piglet. “What? ” stated Eeyore. “I simply acknowledged ‘Oh! ’” acknowledged Piglet nervously. And with a view to appear really relaxed he hummed Tiddely-pom a couple of times in a what-shall-we-do-now type of method. “You’re convinced it used to be a home?

Rated 4.03 of 5 – based on 36 votes