Free shipping in Singapore for orders above $60.

*The Story of Ferdinand (Hardback)

$13.90 $31.90

9781984835598

NOTE: All bargain books will be marked with an asterisk * at the front of the book title. Our bargain books are brand new 'remainder' books. These titles are overstocked and overprinted books with minor shelf wear or remainder markings and cannot be exchanged or refunded.

A true classic with a timeless message!

All the other bulls run, jump, and butt their heads together in fights. Ferdinand, on the other hand, would rather sit and smell the flowers. So what will happen when Ferdinand is picked for the bullfights in Madrid?

The Story of Ferdinand has inspired, enchanted, and provoked readers ever since it was first published in 1936 for its message of nonviolence and pacifism. In WWII times, Adolf Hitler ordered the book burned in Nazi Germany, while Joseph Stalin, the leader of the Soviet Union, granted it privileged status as the only non-communist children's book allowed in Poland.

The preeminent leader of Indian nationalism and civil rights, Mahatma Gandhi—whose nonviolent and pacifistic practices went on to inspire Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.—even called it his favorite book.

The story was adapted by Walt Disney into a short animated film entitled Ferdinand the Bull in 1938. Ferdinand the Bull won the 1938 Academy Award for Best Short Subject (Cartoons).

Related products

View all
3-5 yo
Zoo Zen: A Yoga Story for Kids (Hardback)
3-5 yo
Write & Wipe Clean: Let's Practise Times Tables (Hardback)
Sale
3-5 yo
Wipe Clean Pack: First Numbers (Box Set)
3-5 yo
Wipe Clean Pack: 123 (Box Set)
5-9 yo
We Are All Born Free (Paperback) - A Story About Equality And Human Rights
Ages 5-11 yo
Torch Book: Treasure Hunt (Hardback)
Left Continue shopping
Your Order

You have no items in your cart