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How the Whale Became

(1963)
And Other Stories
A collection of stories by

 
 
First published 25 years ago, this book by the Poet Laureate is now regarded as a classic of its kind. It includes 11 stories of what happened to a number of animals, including the owl, whale, polar bear, and the donkey who wanted to be a lionocerangoutangading.

Genre: Children's Fiction

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Used availability for Ted Hughes's How the Whale Became

Hardback Editions

September 2000 : USA Hardback
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Title: How the Whale Became: And Other Stories
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-531-30303-9 / 978-0-531-30303-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Orchard Books
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April 2000 : UK Hardback
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Title: How the Whale Became
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-571-20200-4 / 978-0-571-20200-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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March 1975 : UK Hardback
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Title: How the Whale Became and Other Stories
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-571-05615-6 / 978-0-571-05615-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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Paperback Editions

October 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: How the Whale Became and Other Tales of the Early World
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-571-34885-8 / 978-0-571-34885-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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September 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: How the Whale Became: And Other Stories
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 1-84507-928-0 / 978-1-84507-928-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Lincoln Children's Books
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June 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: How the Whale Became: and Other Stories
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-571-27420-X / 978-0-571-27420-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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1972 : UK Paperback
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Title: How the Whale Became: and Other Stories
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 1-84424-707-4 / 978-1-84424-707-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Badger Publishing
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November 1989 : UK Paperback
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Title: How the Whale Became: and Other Stories
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-571-14184-6 / 978-0-571-14184-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber and Faber
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January 1971 : UK Paperback
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Title: How the Whale Became & Other Stories (Young Puffin Books)
Author(s): Hughes Ted
ISBN: 0-14-030482-7 / 978-0-14-030482-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin
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Audio Editions

June 2019 : UK Audio CD
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Title: How the Whale Became and Other Tales of the Early World
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 1-5288-7650-4 / 978-1-5288-7650-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audio Books
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October 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: How the Whale Became and Other Tales of the Early World
Author(s): Ted Hughes
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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October 2018 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: How the Whale Became and Other Tales of the Early World
Author(s): Ted Hughes
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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October 2018 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: How the Whale Became and Other Tales of the Early World
Author(s): Ted Hughes
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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October 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: How the Whale Became and Other Tales of the Early World
Author(s): Ted Hughes
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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August 1997 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: How the Whale Became And Other Stories: Unabridged (Penguin/Faber audiobooks)
Author(s): Ted Hughes
ISBN: 0-14-086433-4 / 978-0-14-086433-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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Kindle Editions

June 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: How the Whale Became: and Other Stories
Author(s): Ted Hughes
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA