Pinocchio, a lonely woodcarver's puppet, magically comes to life then runs away and gets into a lot of trouble. The wooden hero tells lies, gets robbed by a sly cat and fox, and is swallowed by a hungry shark before he learns that good deeds, not bad, will help him to fulfill his dream of becoming a real boy.
Carlo Collodi Illustrated by:
Roberto Innocenti Imprint: Puffin Country of Publication: United States Dimensions:
Weight: 150g ISBN: 9780593117194 ISBN 10: 0593117190 Pages: 208 Publication Date: 01 December 2020 Recommended Age: From 8 to 12 years Audience:
English as a second language
Format: Paperback Publisher's Status: Active
Carlo Collodi (Carlo Lorenzini, 1826-90) was a journalist from Florence who took part in Italy's struggle for independence and died too soon to witness the international success of his children's book