[ download Audiobooks ] The Robber Boy Author Dick King-Smith – Vansonphu.com

The Robber Boy From the author of the best selling Babe The Gallant Pig, comes a rip roaring, riotous tale Young Tod Golightly tries to follow family tradition as a toby man, th century English slang for a ruffian who relieves unwary travelers of their belongings His first attempts are fruitless, and it takes the advice of a practical donkey named Matilda, and her lively animal cohorts, to help him on his way But his success doesn t last long, as Tod soon finds himself in hot water, and it s up to the kind Parson Appletree to help him out and set him straight Now in Knopf Paperback

About the Author: Dick King-Smith

Dick King Smith was born and raised in Gloucestershire, England, surrounded by pet animals After twenty years as a farmer, he turned to teaching and then to writing children s books Dick writes mostly about animals farmyard fantasy, as he likes to call it, often about pigs, his special favorites He enjoys writing for children, meeting the children who read his books, and knowing that they get enjoyment from what he does Among his well loved books is Babe, The Gallant Pig, which was recently made into a major motion picture, and was nominated for an Academy Award Dick lived with his wife in a small 17th century cottage, about three miles from the house where he was born.

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