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The Borrowers afloat

by Mary Norton

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Published by Harcourt, Brace in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Beth and Joe Krush.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.N82 Bq
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6269096M
LC Control Number59005630
OCLC/WorldCa174752

The third in The Borrowers series of books, The Borrowers Afloat sees Pod, Homily and Arrietty living in blighted conditions with their relatives in a run-down cottage that is soon to be left empty because Tom, Arrietty's Human friend, is going to live with his uncle/5(10). The Borrowers are tiny people who live underneath or behind different pieces of furniture in the house, living by "borrowing" different small items that they use for everyday furniture. The Borrowers in this story are called the Clock family - Pod, Homily and their daughter Arietty, whom they have shielded from the practicalities of borrowing.

The paperbacks are: The Borrowers Avenged, The Borrowers Afloat, and The Borrowers Aloft. book is rough with lots. mixed paperbacks with one old hardback. Aloft has tear to top edge of cover. all 3 paperbacks have large sticker on cover and marks on first Rating: % positive. The Borrowers Afloat- Homeless again, Arrietty looks forward to a life away from the dark country cottage, to one full of sunshine. The Borrowers Aloft- The family are now living in the model village of Little Fordham - a complete village tailored to their size.

It was first published in the United States in where it also won accolades and was honored as an ALA Distinguished Book. Her other books about the borrowers are The Borrowers Afield, The Borrowers Afloat, The Borrowers Aloft, and The Borrowers Avenged.   The Borrowers Afloat (Unabridged) audiobook, by Mary Norton The Borrowers are homeless again. The gamekeeper's cottage, their latest refuge, is being closed up. Luckily their friend Spiller comes to the rescue and introduces them to 3/5.


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The Borrowers afloat by Mary Norton Download PDF EPUB FB2

The New York Times Book Review About the Author Mary Norton () lived in England, where she was an actress, playwright, and award-winning author of the classic Borrowers by: The borrowers Afloat is a book written by, Mary Norton.

This book is about a family that that is little. Each person in this family is smaller than your pinky. They set off on a journey to find a new home. After being seen by humans they had to find a new home. Many adventurous things happened as they were traveling/5. The Borrowers Afloat - Kindle edition by Norton, Mary, Krush, Beth, Krush, Joe.

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Pod, Homily, and Arrietty Clock's huge adventures have been thrilling children young and old for fifty years--and their appeal is as strong as ever in these Free shipping over $Cited by:   The Paperback of the The Borrowers Afloat (The Borrowers Series #3) by Mary Norton, Beth Krush, Joe Krush | at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.4/4(13). Awards: Carnegie Medal, a Lewis Carroll Shelf Award Book Don’t miss the other classics in the Borrowers series: The Borrowers Afield, The Borrowers Afloat, The Borrowers Aloft, and The Borrowers Avenged/5().

The Borrowers Afield- The Pod family escape to the fields where their cousins live, but it's a long and dangerous journey. At last they find a new home and adapt to country life.

The Borrowers Afloat- Homeless again, Arrietty looks forward to a life away from the dark country cottage, to one full of sunshine. The Borrowers is a series of children's fantasy novels by Mary Norton about tiny people who live in the homes of big people and "borrow" things to survive while keeping their existence : Mary Norton.

Don't miss the other classics in the Borrowers series: "The Borrowers Afield," "The Borrowers Afloat," "The Borrowers Aloft," and "The Borrowers Avenged." The Borrowers — the Clock family: Homily, Pod, and their fourteen-year-old daughter, Arrietty, to be precise — are tiny people who live.

The Borrowers Afloat by Mary Norton has been reviewed by Focus on the Family’s marriage and parenting magazine. It is the third book in the “The Borrowers” series. Plot Summary. Pod and Homily Clock, along with their daughter, Arrietty, belong to a race of tiny people called Borrowers.

They lived under the kitchen floor in an old country. Get this from a library. The Borrowers afloat. [Mary Norton; Beth Krush; Joe Krush] -- The Borrowers, a family of miniature people, journey down a drain, live briefly in a teakettle, and are swept away in a flood before finding a new home.

The complete series list for - Borrowers Mary Norton. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

There followed four more Borrowers books- The Borrowers Afield (), The Borrowers Afloat (), The Borrowers Aloft () and The Borrowers Avenged(). Poor Stainlesswas the last Borrowers story Mary Norton wrote.

She died in #1Bestseller in [pdf] [tuebl] [kindle] [epub] [mobi] [audiobook], #1 e-Book New Release. Pod, Homily, and Arrietty--the miniature Borrowers--depend for their livelihood on the 'human beings' whose cottage they live in.

So when they discover that their humans are moving away, the Borrowers are forced to find a new home and new family to borrow from. With the help of the wild Borrower boy Spiller, they make a harrowing journey down the cottage drain in a soap dish Pages: Get this from a library.

The Borrowers afloat. [Mary Norton; Beth Krush; Joe Krush] -- The Borrowers, a family of miniature people, journey down a drain, live briefly in a teakettle, and are swept away in a flood before finding a new home.

Sequel to "The Borrowers Afield.". The Borrowers Afloat. By Beth Krush, Joe Krush, Mary and are swept away in a flood before finding a new home. This book is the sequel to "The Borrowers Afield." The Borrowers, a family of miniature people, journey down a drain, live briefly in a teakettle, and are swept away in a flood before finding a new home.

by Mary Norton includes books The Borrowers Afield, The Borrowers Afield, The Borrowers Afloat, and several more. See the complete The Borrowers series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Mary Norton was born in and brought up in a house in Bedfordshire, which was to become the setting for The Borrowers.

First published inThe Borrowers was an immediate success, winning the Library Association's Carnegie Medal. There followed four more Borrowers books: The Borrowers Afield (), The Borrowers Afloat (), The Borrowers Aloft () and /5().

A manga-style adaptation of the original () Sequels to The Borrowers, and film adaptations. The success of the Borrowers was such that Norton produced several sequels: The Borrowers Afield, The Borrowers Afloat, The Borrowers Aloft, and The Borrowers Avenged. The first film version of The Borrowers was released in More accurately, it’s loosely based on the book.

The Borrowers Afield (minor shelf wear, pages slightly yellowed). The Borrowers Afloat (minor shelf wear, pages slightly yellowed). They include the following, all by Mary Norton in the Borrowers Rating: % positive. Mary Norton Pod, Homily, and Arrietty Clock -- the miniature Borrowers -- depend for their livelihood on the "human beans" whose cottage they live in.

So when they discover that their humans are moving away, the Borrowers are forced to find a .The Borrowers Afield by Mary Norton and a great selection of The Borrowers Afloat.

Norton, Mary. Published by Scholastic Book Services, New York Harcourt, Brace, NY., First Softcover Edition, First Printing. FINE- softcover book in pictorial/illustrated wraps, as issued.

Not remainder marked. Not a book club edition. The Borrowers Afloat Paperback – April 1 by Mary Norton (Author), Beth Krush (Illustrator), Joe Krush (Illustrator) & out of 5 stars 31 ratings. Book 3 of 5 in the Borrowers Series. See all 32 formats and editions Hide /5(31).