Honk the Moose

by Phil Stong

Publisher: Dodd Mead

Written in English
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ISBN 100396047793
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  Honk the Moose. Get your picture taken with the children’s book character, “Honk,” in the Biwabik city park. You can’t miss him as you drive through the town’s main drag. A Newberry runner-up in , Honk the Moose is the based-on-real-life story about a moose who came to a small northern Minnesota town, and the boys who befriended him. Looking for books by Phil Stong? See all books authored by Phil Stong, including Honk the Moose (Nature), and State Fair (Bur Oak Book), and more on   From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Honk, the Moose is a children's book by Phil Stong. It tells the story of a moose who takes over a small town which causes an uproar when three young boys try to save the moose and make it through the cold Minnesota winter. The book, illustrated by Kurt Wiese, was first published in and was a Newbery Honor recipient in [2]Views: 1K. Honk the Moose. Honk the Moose is a life-size statue of a moose in the Scandinavian town of Biwabik, in a city park right on the main drag in town. The moose is depicted in a children's story dating to about a real-life moose that once took up winter residence in Biwabik. [BS Meyer, 06/20/]Location: Hwy , Biwabik, MN.

  Author of Honk, the moose, Young settler, Young settler, The other worlds, Horses and Americans, State fair, Phil Stong's big book, Honk, the mooseWritten works: Honk the Moose, Young Settler. Pam Berts, secretary and treasurer of the Biwabik Area Civic Association added: “There will be books for sale at the Biwabik Senior and Heritage Center, and we may have other Honk the Moose. Books from the s (Sorted by copyright date of Illustrations. Click on image to see sample pages) *** * Honk the Moose by Phil Stong Pictures by Kurt Wiese. c Dodd, Mead & Company Edition: The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf Drawings by Robert Lawson. c. Review 2 -- No Title; HONK: THE MOOSE. Story by Phil Stong. Pictures by Kurt Wiese. 80 pp. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co. $2.

Honk the Moose was an actual moose who came to visit Biwabik in He caused a little mischief but was loved by the community. The story of Honk was told and retold throughout the years. Famed author, Phil Stong came to Biwabik in the 's to teach at the Biwabik School. In the mid's Stong's publisher wanted him to write a children's.

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Product details Age Range: 8 - 12 years Grade Level: 3 - 7 Series: Nature Hardcover: 81 pages Publisher: Trellis Publishing, Inc. (September 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x Cited by: 3.

Children's book which tells the story of Honk the Moose who came into the stable of a small Minnesota town at the turn of the century. Wonderful story/5(28). With perfect humor and understanding ― of small boys and a problem moose ― the author and artist have created a favorite children's classic.

Honk the Moose won distinction as a Newbery Honors Book in Honk the Moose book, the Lewis Carol Shelf Award inand was listed in Cattermole's Best Children's Books of the 20th Century/5(12). Honk the Moose won distinction as a Newbery Honors Book inthe Lewis Carol Shelf Award inand was listed in Cattermole's Best Children's Books of the 20th Century.

Product Details BN ID:Author: Phil Stong. Honk the Moose Two ten year old boys, Waino and Ivar, returned from hunting one cold winter's day and skied back to the livery stable where Ivar's father boarded horses and mules. As Waino pinged his air rifle at a fence he dreamed Brand: Trellis Publishing, Incorporated.

He received the Caldecott Honor Book Award in for You Can Write Chinese and in for Fish in the Air. He also won the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award in for The Five Chinese Brothers, in 4/5(3). Honk the Moose by Phil Strong. Pictures by Kurt Wiese (Hardcover - ) by Phil Strong and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Honk, the Moose is a children's book by Phil Stong.

It tells the story of a moose who takes over a small town which causes an uproar when three young boys try to save the moose and make it through the cold Minnesota winter.

The book, illustrated by Kurt Wiese, was first published inand was a Newbery Honor recipient in   Newbery Honor Book, Two little boys of Finnish descent, Ivar and Waino, discover a moose in Honk the Moose book father's livery stable in a small Minnesota town. They find it, care for it and name it "Honk."Pages: Philip Duffield Stong (Janu Ap ) was an American author, journalist and Hollywood scenarist.

He is best known for writing the novel State Fair, on which three films (, and ) and one musical by that name were based/5.

Buy Honk the Moose by Phil Stong (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(11). A small Iron Range town is reliving its past through a classic children's book - the true tale of a moose that came to town and stayed.

First published inHonk The Moose was out of print for 40 years. Now Honk is back. The story of Honk the Moose was first published more than 70 years ago, but the book is now enjoying renewed interest.

This book really does not belong in the picture-story book class, as it is a story that will appeal to the next age group as well. Same age appeal as Phil Stong's Farmer Boy last year, but a better book from every angle.

An original story of a hungry moose that braved the village streets and let his nose — and his tummie — lead him right to the village livery stable, where he became, willy. Book # Honk the Moose () by Philip Stong, illustrated by Kurt Wiese.

80 pages. It's one of the coldest winters on record in Birora, a small town situated in the rolling hills of the Iron Range in northern Minnesota. Two ten-year-old boys, best friends Waino and Ivar, are returning from an unsuccessful hunting trip, hickory skis on their.

Based on a true story that took place prior to in the real town of Biwabik, MN, Honk the Moose was a Newbery Honor Book, is listed on Cattermole’s Best Children’s Books of the 20th Century, and in won the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award.

Brand new Book. On Cattermole's Best Children's Books of the 20th Century list and a Newbery Honor Book, this children's classic is sure to please children of all ages. What do you do when a moose takes over your town. Three young boys try to save a moose through the cold Minnesota winter/5().

Buy a cheap copy of Honk the Moose (Nature) book by Phil Stong. On Cattermole s Best Children s Books of the 20th Century list and a Newbery Honor Book, this children s classic is sure to please children of all ages.

Free shipping over $Cited by: 3. Honk, the moose by Phil Stong,Dodd, Mead edition, in English They find it, care for it and name it "Honk." Edition Notes Newbery Honor Book, Classifications Dewey Decimal Class Library of Congress PZ7.S Ho, PST Ho The Physical Object Pagination Cited by: 3.

Honk the Moose by Phil Stong A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.5/5(1). Honk, the moose. [Phil Stong; Kurt Wiese] -- Two little boys of Finnish descent, Ivar and Waino, discover a moose in their father's livery stable in a small Minnesota town. They find it, care for it and name it "Honk." Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

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by. The New Yorker, Febru P. Phil Stong, author of "Honk, the Moose," a book for children was invited a couple a weeks ago to present a dramatization of the story on a program called. Honk the Moose is a statue of a life-size moose in the Iron Range town of Biwabik, MN.

The moose is a depiction of a real life moose who made his winter home in town during the winter of He stands in a city park in the middle of town, easily visible on the main drag.

A book was written by about the moose, simply titled “Honk The Moose.”. Honk, the moose. [Phil Stong; Kurt Wiese] -- When a moose wanders into the town of Birora, Minnesota, in the early 's, the police, Mayor, and city council try.

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I liked how Strong gave us both Ivar's perspective and Honk's perspective - and the hilarious and crazy way the townsfolk responded to a moose in their midst!/5(4).

With perfect humor and understanding -- of small boys and a problem moose -- the author and artist have created a favorite children's classic. Honk the Moose won distinction as a Newbery Honors Book inthe Lewis Carol Shelf Award inand was listed in Cattermole's Best Children's Books of the 20th Century.

With perfect humor and understanding ― of small boys and a problem moose ― the author and artist have created a favorite children's classic. Honk the Moose won distinction as a Newbery Honors Book inthe Lewis Carol Shelf Award inand was listed in Cattermole's Best Children's Books of the 20th : Enet Press Inc.

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Get it today with Same Day Delivery, Order Pickup or Drive Up.Honk the Moose was an actual moose who came to visit Biwabik in He caused a little mischief but was loved by the community.

The story of Honk was told and retold throughout the years. Famed author, Phil Stong (State Fair) came to Biwabik in the 's to teach at the /5(4).