Charlotte’s Web (A Puffin Book)
Paperback – 3 July 2014
by E. B. White (Author)
- Publisher : Puffin Classics; Latest edition (3 July 2014)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 272 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0141354828
- ISBN-13 : 9780141354828
- Reading age : 7 – 11 years
- Item Weight : 191 g
- Dimensions : 12.8 x 1.8 x 19.6 cm
‘From grammar to the tenderness in which this story is delivered, E. B. White’s writing is so perfect… And Garth William’s muted illustrations are entirely without fault. Whether read aloud or solo, this is a book well deserving of it’s “classic” status.’ – The Children’s Book Review
A poignant, humorous story of a pig, a spider and a little girl.
Wilbur the pig’s life has already been saved by Fern, but when he is sold to her uncle, he realises his life is in even more danger. Enter Charlotte A. Cavatica, a beautiful large grey spider. Charlotte is determined to keep Wilbur from the chopping block, and comes up with an ingenious way to do just that.
4.2 rating based on 1,559,504 ratings (all editions)
Author(s): Publisher: Puffin Classics
One spring morning a little girl called Fern rescues a runt and names him Wilbur. But then Wilbur is sent to live on a farm where he meets Charlotte, a beautiful large grey spider. They become best friends and, when Wilbur is faced with a dreadful fate, Charlotte must find a very clever way to save him.