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- Description'Stig's nice. He's my friend'. Nobody believes Barney when he says he's discovered a boy living wild in the dump. But for Barney, Stif is totally real. They become great friends, learn each other's ways and embark on a series of adventures.
- Author BiographyClive King was born in Richmond, Surrey in 1924. When he was a baby his family moved to a village called Ash, near Sevenoaks in Kent, which is the setting for Stig of the Dump. He went to local schools, then King's School, Rochester and Downing College, Cambridge. During the war he served in the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve and later joined the British Council. He now lives in a cottage in Norfolk, and has three children and several grandchildren.
- Author(s)Clive King
- PublisherPenguin Books Ltd
- Date of Publication25/01/1973
- GenreChildren's Fiction
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintPuffin Books
- Out-of-print date15/03/2013
- Content Noteb&w illustrations
- Weight88 g
- Width111 mm
- Height181 mm
- Spine9 mm
- Illustrator(s)Edward Ardizzone
- Format DetailsA-format paperback
- Edition StatementNew impression
- Reading Age2-12
- Interest AgeFrom 7
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- 1079turner09 Nov, 2016by
I have brought this for my daughter who read this when she was at school .It is a present for Christmas.
Verified purchase: Yes | Condition: Pre-owned
- shanenkate0513 Aug, 2013by
A classic story, loved by kids....!
A classic story with fun easy to follow adventures. you can also watch the 80s tv version DVD is on ebay from time to time also a great watch.
- lisakiwilisa26 Jul, 2012by
Fantastic product great value for the money
Old childhood favorite. It takes me back to first reading it and thinking about how grown up I was reading a book with little words printed in it.
- almort200217 Jun, 2011by
Classic children's book
Classic children's book that first came to my attention in the 1980s when it was made into a TV series.
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