Start reading The Wombles to the Rescue on your Kindle in under a minute. Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here or start reading now with a free Kindle Reading App.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

 
 
 

Try it free

Sample the beginning of this book for free

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the FREE Kindle app for smartphones, tablets and computers.
The Wombles to the Rescue
 
 

The Wombles to the Rescue [Kindle Edition]

Elisabeth Beresford , Nick Price
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Print List Price: £5.99
Kindle Price: £2.57 includes VAT* & free wireless delivery via Amazon Whispernet
You Save: £3.42 (57%)
* Unlike print books, digital books are subject to VAT.

Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle Edition £2.57  
Hardcover --  
Paperback £4.79  
Kindle Summer Sale: Over 500 Books from £0.99
Have you seen the Kindle Summer Sale yet? Browse selected books from popular authors and debut novelists, including new releases and bestsellers. Learn more


Product Description

Review

'A lively, entertaining and humorous book, stuffed with ingenious ideas and endearing characters' (The Times)

'The six original titles by Elizabeth Beresford are back in print, with an environmental message that has never been more relevant. Perfect for 8-to 10-year-olds' (Telegraph magazine)

'Today's children will be as charmed as their parents by Great Uncle Bulgaria, Orinoco, Bungo and Tobermory and their quest to recycle rubbish and put it to good use' (www.express.co.uk)

Book Description

Classic and much loved characters brought back into print with a fresh new cover look and inside illustrations to celebrate over 40 years of the Wombles

Product details

  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 811 KB
  • Print Length: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Childrens (7 Mar 2011)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B004ZP4OO4
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • X-Ray:
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #100,072 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
  •  Would you like to give feedback on images?


More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, and more.

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Customer Reviews

4 star
0
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
5.0 out of 5 stars
5.0 out of 5 stars
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Rediscovering the Wombles 23 May 2011
Format:Paperback
The Womble books are an absolute pleasure to read to my 6 year old son. They are so rich in detail and characterisation and have completely won my son's heart. I would recommend them to anyone with young children as a nighttime read before bed. So much better than the animated 1970's tv shows.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Lovely stories for children and adults alike. 9 Sep 2011
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
Such a pleasure for adults and children alike to enjoy these stories. I bought several original stories some time ago (this one new, as a treat for DS), and our son (8) loves it when we read them together. He's a Doctor Who fan too, but loves the Golden Oldies just as much. Enjoy reading them together. Highly recommended.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars buy them all 2 Dec 2013
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
All these books are great for bedtime reading to our little ones. Each book has a long story with each chapter being a self contained story which is just long enough (or short enough) for reading at bedtime. The chapters are easy to read allowed and have held our twins captivated. Plus you get to re-live all the adventures of our childhood favourite characters.

If any more are published in the series we will buy.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Great 13 Jan 2013
By TBDB
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
Really enjoyed reading these books again - well-written and we could all do to be a bit more womble-like! Thanks
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)
Amazon.com: 5.0 out of 5 stars  1 review
5.0 out of 5 stars Eleanor shmore 12 Nov 2013
By Ellie steel - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
I really enjoyed this book! I thought that it was really funny and full of adventure
I would recommend it for the ages of 6-60 it is a book for all ages I love it!
Was this review helpful?   Let us know
Search Customer Reviews
Only search this product's reviews

Customer Discussions

This product's forum
Discussion Replies Latest Post
No discussions yet

Ask questions, Share opinions, Gain insight
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions
   


Look for similar items by category