Grumpy Little King

By Michel Streich

A delightful fable addressing the futility of warfare, excellent for early discussions of bullying and human rights

The little king was once consistently grumpy. "I am uninterested with being the little king of a tiny nation!" he shouted. "I are looking to rule over a massive kingdom and be famous!" So the little king made up our minds to begin a struggle. but if the warriors go searching the battlefield for his or her war-happy king and locate him nowhere in sight, the king's war doesn't determine quite the means he deliberate. Michel Streich's witty textual content and fun illustrations make this an ideal photo e-book for folks and kids to percentage. This enticing and thought-provoking tale approximately clash exposes the foolishness of battle with a mild touch.

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They picked the lanky king – he was once the little king’s cousin and governed over a rustic round the corner. Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 12 25/05/11 1:12 PM They got ships, planes and tanks, and plenty of weapons and explosives. Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd thirteen 25/05/11 1:12 PM Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 14 25/05/11 1:12 PM They gave uniforms and rifles to all of the males within the country. the boys was once bakers and academics and farmers and developers. yet each person used to be a soldier now. the overall drilled the warriors to obey orders.

He shouted. ‘I are looking to rule over an incredible state and be recognized! ’ So the little king made up our minds to begin a battle. however it didn’t particularly determine the best way he planned... Michel Streich’s witty textual content and a laugh illustrations make this an ideal tale for fogeys and youngsters to percentage. Michel Streich Grumpy Little King_Case SI. indd 1 backbone width eight mm cyan magenta yellow black 25/05/11 1:15 PM Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 1 25/05/11 1:12 PM Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 2 10/05/11 3:21 PM Michel Streich Grumpy Little King_Text SI.

They have been shaking with worry. Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 26 25/05/11 1:12 PM Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 27 25/05/11 1:12 PM When the warriors observed that the kings have been cowards, they packed up and went domestic. The struggle used to be over. Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 28 25/05/11 1:12 PM After all that, the little king was once nonetheless little. This made him very grumpy back. Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 29 25/05/11 1:12 PM But not anyone cared. Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 30 25/05/11 1:12 PM Grumpy Little King_Text SI.

I'm bored to death with being the little king of a tiny kingdom! ’ he shouted. ‘I are looking to rule over a major nation and be recognized! ’ So the little king made up our minds to begin a battle. however it didn’t relatively determine the best way he planned... Michel Streich’s witty textual content and fun illustrations make this an ideal tale for fogeys and kids to proportion. Michel Streich Grumpy Little King_Case SI. indd 1 backbone width eight mm cyan magenta yellow black 25/05/11 1:15 PM Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 1 25/05/11 1:12 PM Grumpy Little King_Text SI.

Allow us to persist with our king into struggle! ’ yet then they spotted that the little king used to be nowhere to be obvious! 20. indd 20 26/05/11 12:53 PM Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 21 25/05/11 1:12 PM They searched in every single place, yet they can no longer locate the little king. His enemy the lanky king used to be now not at the battlefield both, so the lanky king’s infantrymen joined within the seek. Grumpy Little King_Text SI. indd 22 25/05/11 1:12 PM ‘Where is our little king? ’ the warriors grumbled. ‘He desires to be wealthy and well-known, yet we do his combating!

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