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The amiable giant

by Louis Slobodkin

  • 139 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Vanguard in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Giants,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Wizards,
  • Villages,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Little girl hears the giant"s plea and helps the villagers outwit a wicked wizard. Grades 3-5.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Louis Slobodkin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.S395 Am
    The Physical Object
    Pagination33 p.
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24761952M
    OCLC/WorldCa1362363

      from then on there was no person (or giant) that was more kindhearted and amiable than himthough there IS another version that says that little jesus touches the giant and that the giant dies under that tree and jesus takes him to heaven. personally i like that versionn better than the first. For example, when The Amiable Giant (Slobodkin, ) was introduced to a group of first graders in the context of a “Gi- ant Unit,” several children asked for File Size: KB.

    Mary Mary (who, not surprisingly, is quite contrary) isn't afraid of anything --not even the giant who lives on a hill overlooking town. To prove her bravery, she marches up the hill one day, and disc. amiable: 1 adj diffusing warmth and friendliness “an amiable gathering” Synonyms: affable, cordial, genial friendly characteristic of or befitting a friend adj disposed to please “"an amiable villain with a cocky sidelong grin"- Hal Hinson” Synonyms: good-humored, good-humoured good-natured having an easygoing and cheerful disposition.

      The Second Giant War was a series events relating to the rise of Gaea and her children, the giants. Like its predecessor, the Second Giant War was fought between the Olympians and the giants, with the Prophecy of Seven being its focal point. In ancient times, the giants rose from Tartarus to fight and destroy the gods. The giants were blessed that they . Big Pumpkin is a children's book written by Erica Silverman, illustrated by S. D. Schindler, and published by Aladdin Paperbacks in The story is loosely based on a Russian folktale, "The Gigantic Turnip", and takes place on Halloween as a witch struggles to Author: Erica Silverman.


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