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My family and other animals.

by Gerald Malcolm Durrell

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Published by Hart-Davis in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Corfu Island (Greece),
  • Greece,
  • Corfu Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural history -- Greece -- Corfu Island.,
    • Corfu Island (Greece) -- Description and travel.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH151 .D8 1956
      The Physical Object
      Pagination255 p.
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6214591M
      LC Control Number56056514
      OCLC/WorldCa1544468

      My Family and Other Animals (Book): Durrell, Gerald: When the unconventional Durrell family can no longer endure the damp, gray English climate, they do what any sensible family would do: sell their . Close to the Wind by John Harris is a complete novel; It Seems Like Yesterday by H.V. Kaltenborn is an excerpt and photo feature; The Courtship of Mr. Lincoln by Ruth Painter Randall is the complete book.

      Uproarious tales of the island’s animals and Durrell’s fond reflections on his family bring this delightful memoir to life. Capturing the joyous chaos of growing up in an unconventional household, My Family .   Many hilarious mishaps ensue as each of Gerry's new animal friends is installed in the family villa. Water snakes recuperate from heat stroke in the bathtub, matchboxes are filled with Pages:

      My Family and Other Animals Book Summary and Study Guide. Gerald Durrell Booklist Gerald Durrell Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of My Family and Other Animals; The setting of this book .   My family and other animals This is a great book, whatever age the reader. A book to read over and over it always brings a smile. Although I have read this many times, the first time for /5(32).


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My Family and Other Animals is Gerald Durrell's hilarious account of five years in his childhood spent living with his family on the island of Corfu.

With snakes, scorpions, toads, owls and geckos /5(). My Family and Other Animals was intended to embrace the natural history of the Greek island of Corfu, but ended up as a delightful account of his family's experiences that were, according to him, "rather /5().

My Family and Other Animals (The Corfu Trilogy Book 1) is a delightful memoir by Gerald Durrell, a British naturalist, conservationist, and author. It documented with hilarity the Durrell family’s five-year /5(K).

My Family and Other Animals was intended to embrace the natural history of the island but ended up as a delightful account of Durrell’s family’s experiences, from the many eccentric /5(45). (Just right for Sunday evenings, before work on Monday), I had to buy a new copy of My Family and Other Animals.

Whimsically written and with great atmosphere, it was a delight to re-read. /5(K). This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of My Family and Other Animals by Gerald Durrell.

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Free download or read online My Family and Other Animals pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in January 1stand was written by Gerald Durrell. The book was published /5. Teachers and parents. Struggling with distance learning.

Our Teacher Edition on My Family and Other Animals can help. Mother soon decides that it's time for Gerry to be educated. Larry suggests that his.

My Family and Other Animals has been a favourite book of mine since I first read it at around ten years old, the same age as Gerry is at the beginning of the book. My Family and Other Animals is the bewitching account of a rare and magical childhood on the island of Corfu by treasured British conservationist Gerald Durrell.

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Directed by Sheree Folkson. With Eugene Simon, Imelda Staunton, Chris Langham, Omid Djalili. An English family relocates to sunny Greece four years before WWII/10(K). My Family and Other Animals is about a ten-year-old boy named Gerald who moves to the sun-soaked island Corfu, Greece with his family to escape the dreary and gloomy climate in London.

There, he encounters many different animals and people. I absolutely loved this book because it was really funny. There was a lot of action in this book/5(6). The My Family and Other Animals Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community Author: Gerald Durrell.

For those who are unfamiliar, My Family and Other Animals is a humourous memoir of Gerald Durrell’s childhood spent in Corfu between and Durrell grew up to become a celebrated naturalist and used his writing to fund his expeditions but this is the book.

About My Family and Other Animals. The first book Gerald Durrell’s Corfu Trilogy: a bewitching account of a rare and magical childhood on the island of Corfu, now the inspiration for The. This book is soaked in the sunshine of Corfu where the author lived as a boy with his 'family and other animals'.

It is a matter of personal taste whether one most enjoys the family, with its many eccentric. My Family and Other Animals is an attempt at zoological dissertation on the island of Corfu, Greece.

The novel succeeds in being a creative mixture of natural history study and autobiographical account of.

To order My Family and Other Animals for £ (RRP £) go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online orders only. Free .My Family and Other Animals is part of what's known as the Corfu trilogy, all of which are about Durrell's early experiences keeping animals and his family's time on the island.

The other two in the trilogy are .My Family and Other Animals Topics for Discussion Gerald Durrell This Study Guide consists of approximately 52 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - .