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Peter Pan

Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Peter Pan
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Penguin Putnam
One starry night, Peter Pan and Tinker Bell lead the three Darling children over the rooftops of London and away to Neverland--the island where lost boys play, mermaids splash and fairies make mischief. But a villainous-looking gang of pirates lurk in the docks, led by the terrifying Captain James Hook. Magic and excitement are in the air, but if Captain Hook has his way, before long, someone will be walking the plank and swimming with the crocodiles...


Baker & Taylor
Follows the adventures of the three Darling children in Neverland with Peter Pan, the boy who would not grow up.

ISBN: 9780147508652
0147508657
Branch Call Number: J FIC B
Characteristics: 206 pages : illustrations, 18 cm.
Additional Contributors: Tanamachi, Dana Illustrator

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Nov 16, 2014
  • Sreeja2005 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

It was interesting how the author J.M Barrie created the ever child Peter Pan! Now I am also trying to draw my Neverland !

Sep 05, 2014
  • sofialaveta rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

it was my favorite story since i was 3!!!! I love it and have at least 5 diffrent copies of the original book! i'm such a peter pan nerd my freind calls me Petra Pan!

Aug 13, 2014
  • Stephanie_Sibbald rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

My favorite childhood story. Still just as captivating, if not more.

Jul 31, 2014
  • TDSRC2014_WD rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

I liked the picture detail in the book

I thought it was boring. But who am I to say? I stopped after about a chapter. it was good, though.

Jul 09, 2014
  • shadow456p rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Great book. Loved Hook!

Feb 06, 2013
  • Ataraxya rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Personally, I liked the book a whole lot more than the movie, because the book reminded us that children will be children, and sometimes they're a little heartless, because they don't know any better.

Jun 03, 2012
  • Dimmu16 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I have seen the film and three versions of it in plays, but I never had the chance to read the book. To be honest the Disney film kept it really to the book! I liked the book and I can see why children have loved it for years! And just like the city of Barrie. The author J, Barrie, did a awesome job creating a great story.

Mar 26, 2012
  • azakelj rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Always good to read when you get to feeling too "grown up"

Jul 19, 2010
  • BlackPhoenix rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

A wonderful book! Great characters, emotions, and themes. A charming book.

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Sep 05, 2014
  • sofialaveta rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

sofialaveta thinks this title is suitable for 7 years and over

Jun 24, 2013
  • orange_monkey_482 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

orange_monkey_482 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

Aug 23, 2012
  • blue_wolf_2277 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Jun 03, 2012
  • Dimmu16 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Aug 13, 2014
  • Stephanie_Sibbald rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

"Based upon Sir James M. Barrie's 1904 play about the boy who refuses to grow up, the film begins in the London nursery of Wendy, John, and Michael Darling, where three children are visited by Peter Pan. With the help of his tiny friend, the fairy Tinkerbell, Peter takes the three children on a magical flight to Never Land. This enchanted island is home to Peter, Tink, the Lost Boys, Tiger Lily and her Native American nation, and the scheming Captain Hook who is as intent on defeating Peter Pan as he is from escaping the tick-tocking crocodile that once ate a hand of his that Peter Pan cut off--and loved the taste of so much. " David Mullich

"The adventures of Peter Pan, the boy who wouldn't grow up, and the children who accompany him to Never-Never land." (Novelist Review)

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Sep 05, 2014
  • sofialaveta rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Never say goodbye, because goddbye means going away, and going away means forgetting.

All children, except one, grow up.

"So Pan," said Hook at last, "this is all your doing."

"Aye, James Hook," came the stern answer. "it is all my doing."

"Proud and insolent youth," said Hook, "prepare to meet thy doom."
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Old and sinister man," Peter answered have at thee."

Jun 03, 2012
  • Dimmu16 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Second star to the right and straight on until morning.

-Peter Pan

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