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The talking parcel

Gerald Malcolm Durrell

The talking parcel

by Gerald Malcolm Durrell

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Collins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGerald Durrell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.D9343 Tal
The Physical Object
Pagination190 p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5230876M
ISBN 100001848283
LC Control Number75300911
OCLC/WorldCa1255299

The Talking Parcel. Gerald Durrell. Collins, - Animals, Mythical - pages. 0 Reviews. His first book, The Overloaded Ark, was published in He wrote 37 books during his lifetime including My Family and Other Animals, The Bafut Beagles, A Zoo in My Luggage, Rosy Is My Relative, and The Mockery Bird. One day, Penelope discovers a talking parcel washed up on the sea shore. Inside is a very chatty parrot, who is quick to point out that he's is not just "a" parrot, but "the" parrot. But what ever he is, Parrot has work to do, and they need transport. All too soon our duo have taken up .

  Finding a Book When You've Forgotten Its Title by Gwen Glazer, Communications Novem Check out selected results from NYPL Title Quest , held August 2, , as well as Title Quest This is an update of a previous post by Sharon Rickson. It can be tough to remember the title and author of a book you read a long time ago Author: Gwen Glazer.   El Paquete Parlante/the Talking Parcel. by Gerald Durrell. Paperback $ Ship This Item — Temporarily Out of Stock Online. Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store purchase. Publish your book with B&: Gerald Durrell.

The Bafut Beagles by British naturalist Gerald Durrell tells the story of Durrell's collecting expedition to the Cameroons, made in , with Kenneth Smith.. Published in , it was Durrell's third book for popular audiences. Particularly notable was his depiction of a native ruler, the Fon of Bafut, who proved so popular that Durrell visited him again in A Zoo in My : Gerald Durrell. The Talking Parcel by Gerald Durrell. HarperCollins Publishers, Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.


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The Talking Parcel is a nonsensical ramble of a story about two children who go to Greece (because why not), meet their cousin, find a box in the ocean, and open it to find a talking parrot.

They then go on magical train ride (the train also talks) to a magical country that had been conquered by disagreeable magical creatures/5. The talking parcel Hardcover – January 1, by Gerald Malcolm Durrell (Author) out of 5 stars 24 ratings/5(12). Inside the parcel is an eloquent parrot and a sulky spider.

The children learn of a mysterious plot in the land of Mythologica where evil cockatrices plan to take control. Along the way, they meet a taslking train, mermaids, griffins, a dragon, and a sea-serpent who wants to be a chef/5(24).

Directed by Brian Cosgrove. With Lisa Norris, Freddie Jones, Mollie Sugden, Roy Kinnear. A little girl finds an odd parcel on the seashore, and in It a talking parrot who takes her on an epic journey to a fantasy land called Mythologia to rescue a wizard imprisoned by an evil cockatrice.

They must gather allies along the way/10(1). Buy The Talking Parcel by Durrell, Gerald Malcolm, Johnson, Pamela The talking parcel book Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction/5(22).

And the talking parcel is only the beginning of the amazing adventure of discovery that takes Penelope, Peter, and Simon from modern The talking parcel book to Mythologia, where flowers never die, where there are four different sunsets every day, and where all the famous (and infamous) mythological animals now live, ruled by absent-minded magician H.H.

Get this from a library. The talking parcel. [Gerald Durrell; Pamela Johnson] -- Three children befriend an unusual parrot and spider and travel with them to Mythologia, the magical land of mythical animals, to try and save it from being taken over by the evil Cockatrices.

The Parcel's Anosh Irani's best novel yet, and his first with Knopf Canada. The Parcel's astonishing heart, soul and unforgettable voice is Madhu--born a boy, but a eunuch by choice--who has spent most of her life in a close-knit clan of transgender sex workers in Kamathipura, the notorious red-light district of Bombay/5.

The Talking Parcel Book Summary and Study Guide. Gerald Durrell Booklist Gerald Durrell Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Talking Parcel; Three children find themselves in a land where all the different creatures from the myths live.

There they have to fight the basiliscs who try to take over. Synopsis. The Talking Parcel (This review refers to the animated cartoon, which differs from the original book by Gerald Durrell. The voice actors are credited) A wrapped parcel is seen floating on the sea (Song: "Mooncarrot Pie") towards a shore where a young girl, Penelope (Lisa Norris) is playing.

Unwrapping it, she discovers The Parrot (Freddie Jones) who enlists her to return with. 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.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The talking parcel by Gerald Malcolm Durrell,Lippincott edition, in English - Pages: TALKING PARCEL By Gerald Durrell - Hardcover.

A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or Rating: % positive. Talking Parcel Paperback – Feb. 9 by Gerald Durrell (Author) out of 5 stars 13 ratings. See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" CDN$ CDN$ CDN$ /5(13). Buy The Talking Parcel (Lions S.) by Durrell, Gerald (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(22). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Talking Parcel (lions) by Durrell Gerald at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. The Talking Parcel (also published as The Battle for Castle Cockatrice) is a book by Gerald Durrell in which children are transported to the fantasy land of Mythologia to save it from cockatrices.

They are aided by a talking parrot and encounter many other magical creatures, including a mooncalf. The Talking Parcel is based on a book by Gerald Durrell in which a young girl is transported to the fantasy land of Mythologia to save it from cockatrices.

She is aided by a talking parrot and encounter many other magical creatures, including a mooncalf. Back then, the book was titled "The Talking Parcel". I am not sure why the switch to "Battle for Castle Cockatrice", maybe that makes it sound more exciting, but this is the same book.

The story is full of magical creatures and adventures, clever 5/5(5). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Talking Parcel by Gerald Durrell (Paperback, ) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free delivery for many products!. The Talking Parcel is a UK VHS release by Thames Video Collection on 16th November Credits From the book by Gerald Durrell, Adapation by Rosemary Anne Sisson, Music by David Rohl and Stuart J.

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