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The Christmas Tree Tangle

The Christmas Tree Tangle In a small village a kitten has climbed the Christmas tree First the cat goes to the kitten s rescue then the dog then the goat then the pigs but they all get stuck in the tree How the kitten and

In a small village, a kitten has climbed the Christmas tree First the cat goes to the kitten s rescue, then the dog, then the goat, then the pigs but they all get stuck in the tree How the kitten and her rescuers are finally rescued makes for a delightfully funny and lively conclusion Full color.

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  1. Margaret Mahy says:
    Margaret Mahy was a well known New Zealand author of children s and young adult books While the plots of many of her books have strong supernatural elements, her writing concentrates on the themes of human relationships and growing up.Her books The Haunting and The Changeover A Supernatural Romance both received the Carnegie Medal of the British Library Association There have 100 children s books, 40 novels, and 20 collections of her stories published Among her children s books, A Lion in the Meadow and The Seven Chinese Brothers and The Man Whose Mother was a Pirate are considered national classics Her novels have been translated into German, French, Spanish, Dutch, Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Italian, Japanese, Catalan and Afrikaans In addition, some stories have been translated into Russian, Chinese and Icelandic.For her contributions to children s literature she was made a member of the Order of New Zealand The Margaret Mahy Medal Award was established by the New Zealand Children s Book Foundation in 1991 to provide recognition of excellence in children s literature, publishing and literacy in New Zealand In 2006 she was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Award known as the Little Nobel Prize in recognition of a lasting contribution to children s literature.Margaret Mahy died on 23 July 2012 On 29 April 2013, New Zealand s top honour for children s books was renamed the New Zealand Post Margaret Mahy Book of the Year award.For information, please see enpedia wiki Margaret

Comment 128 on “The Christmas Tree Tangle

  1. Julia says:
    This is an interesting and fun Christmas read for children that explores the concept of when things go wrong As a result the avid reader will be reminded of similar books such as The Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly and Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Like the latter it has a wonderful rhyming pattern and adds just the right element of suspense to keep the reader s attention There is also just the right amount of repetition to remind young readers what had already happened and so it may also in a sense be a [...]

  2. Bookrapt says:
    This re publication of Margaret Mahy s The Christmas Tree Tangle is well timed for the festive season This is the story of a kitten who is stuck in a Christmas with a parade of animals, from a cat to some pigs, volunteering to come to her rescue Of course, they also become stuck And who finally rescues them all You will need to read the book to find out.This book is vintage Margaret Mahy with its rollicking, rhyming tale full of daring do and disaster Although the text is original, Sarah Davis h [...]

  3. Neeli says:
    A marvelous masterpiece from our talented Magaret Mahy reprinted just in time for the festive season Would make an ideal gift for a beginner reader.

  4. Shelli says:
    Typically Christmas tales bore me, yet I LOVED the rhythmic text and beautiful illustrations in this must read holiday book I found myself singing the words instead of reading them, and even with my poor singing voice, it made for a lively an surprisingly enjoyable read This would be a perfect gift to place under the Christmas tree for little ones.

  5. Sharon Hanlon says:
    I love reading this aloud to my Kindergarteners what fun to say words like horrakatpotchkin

  6. Clarissa says:
    Charming rhyming Christmas story fort the very young Nostalgic reread for the mom whose child is much too old to listen to this story.

  7. Adrianne says:
    I loved the rhythm and rhyming of this book, how all the animals got stuck, and the ending Naughty kitten

  8. ABC says:
    Various get tangled in a Christmas tree in an effort to rescue a kitten which is perched at the top.

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