Wise Owl's Story (Little Grey Rabbit Classic)
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Wise Owl's Story (Little Grey Rabbit #6)

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Little Grey Rabbit is one of the classic gems of children's literature. The series is being relaunched to tie in with a classic television adaptation, and will delight children as much today as when it was first published seventy years ago. Little Grey Rabbit lives with Squirrel and Hare in a little house on the edge of a wood. One dark and windy night, Owl shuts all his w...more
Unknown Binding, 48 pages
Published March 6th 2000 by Not Avail (first published 1935)
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Cheryl in CC NV
Wise Owl's books are scattered and wet, except for "a history book, but that was quite dry."
"Hare tossed a straw in the air, to see which way he could go."

Lovely little bits like that all through. I wish I could find more of these tales, esp. the earlier ones, in which we apparently learn why Wise Owl doesn't eat Little Grey Rabbit or the other friends.
Emily
Children's literature as antidote for a cold, cruel, grown up world. This is a good snuggly bed time story for when its raining. Except that it is ominously unclear whether or not Wise Owl will eat the Little Grey Bunny. There's some kind of moral but I can't quite grasp it. Wise Owl is the boss so you can either respect him or he's just going to make a nest in your woodshed without your permission? The illustrations are great.
Graham
An Owl's house, furnished with interesting items and bad puns, becomes a victim of a storm but is replaced by who else but Grey Rabbit. Plot, character, friendship.
Ruth
Adored the Alison Utley books as a child... this was possibly my favourite.
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Alison Uttley (17 December 1884 – 7 May 1976), née Alice Jane Taylor, was a prolific British writer of over 100 books. She is now best known for her children's series about Little Grey Rabbit, and Sam Pig.

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