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Franky Furbo

a novel

by William Wharton

  • 307 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by H. Holt in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby William Wharton ; illustrated by the author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3573.H32 F7 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 228 p. :
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2183985M
ISBN 100805011579, 080501120X
LC Control Number89001805

  Franky Furbo by William Wharton – book cover, description, publication history. During WW II, a dying American soldier, William Wiley, and his German captor, Wilhelm Klug, are miraculously rescued by a fox endowed with extraordinary. Yes, Franky Furbo exists, and his identity finally is so triumphant that you are flooded, as if by a tepid New. Franky Furbo Quotes Showing of 1 “He's convinced most human adults do not know how to play anymore and that playing is one of the best ways to think. Franky finds children, by far, much more pleasant and intelligent than most adults, but they are easily ruined by their families, schools, and : William Wharton.

  ''Franky Furbo'' is a combination of beast fable, World War II combat novel, children's story, futurist fantasy and sermon on peace and ecology. ''This book will be widely read,'' Caroline. Founded in , has become a leading book price comparison site: Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from over , booksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.

  A self-described painter who writes, William Wharton is the pen name for the author of two memoirs—Houseboat on the Seine and Ever After—as well as eight novels—Birdy, Dad, A Midnight Clear, Scumbler, Pride, Tidings, Franky Furbo, and Last works have been acclaimed worldwide and have been translated into over fifteen languages/5(10). Select Book Format Menu William Wharton A self-described painter who writes, William Wharton is the pen name for the author of two memoirs-- Houseboat on the Seine and Ever After --as well as eight novels-- Birdy, Dad, A Midnight Clear, Scumbler, Pride, Tidings, Franky Furbo, and Last Lovers.


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Wiley, it turns out, really. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Yes, Franky Furbo exists, and his identity finally is so triumphant that you are flooded, as if by a tepid New. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: "An Owl book"--Page 4 of cover. Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm. Franky Furbo. We read this book years ago, and then lost it.

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The story of the wise little fox Franky Furbo expresses this raw truth, gently, playfully and lovingly. It is a perfect children's tale that has something for the adult teller/reader, and for the life-long enrichment of the listener. And I'm so glad Kate's little heart and ears first pulled /5(17).

About the Book. A welcome reissue of this wartime classic from the author of Birdy. During WW II, a dying American soldier, William Wiley, and his German captor, Wilhelm Klug, are miraculously rescued by a fox endowed with extraordinary powers, Franky Furbo.

Franky Furbo by William Wharton. Anna rated it liked it William believes with all his heart that Franky really exists and upon fin I’m not someone into war themes, especially reading them so the war flashback fufbo the early part of the book was a bit hard for me to get through but before I knew it, I was so hooked into this book.

William Wharton - Franky Furbo; Birdy Wharton keeps my attention, mature yet childish, not hardcore genre oriented, playful yet with feeling of underlying tragic and mental challenges.

I like Kurt Vonnegut too - but lacking concentration sometimes, spicy and little too much self-irony. A welcome reissue of this wartime classic from the author of Birdy.

During WW II, a dying American soldier, William Wiley, and his German captor, Wilhelm Klug, are miraculously rescued by a fox endowed with extraordinary powers, Franky Furbo. For.The story of the wise little fox Franky Furbo expresses this raw truth, gently, playfully and lovingly.

It is a perfect children's tale that has something for the adult teller/reader, and for the life-long enrichment of the listener. And I'm so glad Kate's little heart and ears first pulled /5(14).A welcome reissue of this wartime classic from the author of Birdy.

During WW II, a dying American soldier, William Wiley, and his German captor, Wilhelm Klug, are miraculously rescued by a fox endowed with extraordinary powers, Franky Furbo.