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The rocking horse secret

Rumer Godden

The rocking horse secret

by Rumer Godden

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

Terrible changes occur in the house where Tibby"s mother works, but although Tibby knows something that may make all the difference, she doesn"t feel she can divulge the secret.

Edition Notes

StatementRumer Godden ; illustrated by Juliet Stanwell Smith.
ContributionsSmith, Juliet Stanwell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.G54 Ro 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination87 p. :
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4555647M
ISBN 100670602434
LC Control Number77025489
OCLC/WorldCa3481041

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Subject: Image Created Date: 3/1/ PMFile Size: 2MB. The Rocking Horse Winner is a fantasy film about a young boy who can pick winners in horse races with complete accuracy. It is an adaptation of the D. H. Lawrence short story The Rocking-Horse Winner and starred Valerie Hobson, John Howard Davies and Ronald er of the film John Mills also acted in the film.. It was shot at Denham Studios Music by: William Alwyn.

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In the Rocking Horse Secret, Tibby lives at Pomeroy Manor with her Mother, who takes care of the house, Jed, and Old Miss Pomeroy. Tibby is lonely and frustrated because she isn't allowed to do anything, for fear of old Miss Pomeroy.

Then one day, Miss Pomeroy discovers Tibby playing in the old day nursery, rocking on the magnificent old /5(4). The Rocking Horse Secret book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Terrible changes occur The rocking horse secret book the house where Tibby's mother wo /5.

This book isn't too long but is well written. It's about a little girl who is given a rocking horse by a woman who then dies. The people who come to dispose of the woman's things aren't nice and don't believe it was given to her.

The rocking horse also has a secret. The little girl has to make sure the secret is told. She does/5(4). "The Rocking-Horse Winner" is a short story by D. was first published in Julyin Harper's Bazaar and subsequently appeared in the first volume of Lawrence's collected short stories.

It was made into a full-length film directed by Anthony Pelissier and starring John Howard Davies, Valerie Hobson and John Mills; the film was released in the United Kingdom in. The Rocking Horse Secret (Young Puffin Books) by Rumer The rocking horse secret book and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Rocking-Horse Winner" is a short story by D.

Lawrence. The story describes a young middle-class Englishwoman who "had no luck." Though outwardly successful, she is haunted by a sense of failure; her husband is a ne'er-do-well and her work as a commercial artist doesn't earn as much as she'd like/5.

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Free shipping for many products!Seller Rating: % positive. Get this from a library. The rocking horse secret. [Rumer Godden; Juliet Stanwell-Smith] -- Terrible changes occur in the house where Tibby's mother works, but although Tibby knows something that may make all the difference, she doesn't feel she can divulge the secret.

Get this from a library. The rocking horse secret. [Rumer Godden; Patricia Lenventon] -- Tibby didn't care about the nursery toys, but the rocking horse was different, mysterious secret things rattled in his inside.

Suggested audience: primary. the rocking horse secret by Rumer Godden ‧ RELEASE DATE: April 3, A shamelessly old-fashioned bit of wish-fulfillment about Tibby, six, who moves with her widowed mother to Pomery Place where Ma worked before she married the chauffeur.

Get this from a library. The rocking horse secret. [Rumer Godden; Juliet Stanwell Smith] -- Terrible changes occur in the house where Tibby's mother works, but although Tibby knows something that may make all the difference, she doesn't feel she can divulge the secret.

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These rocking horses are sized for children 1 year and up. The Paperback of the Rocking Horse Secret by Rumer Godden, Juliet Stanwell Smith | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores &. Paul's secret of secrets was his wooden horse, that which had no name.

Since he was emancipated from a nurse and a nursery-governess, he had had his rocking-horse removed to his own bedroom at the top of the house. "Surely you're. The Rocking-Horse Winner Questions and Answers.

The Question and Answer section for The Rocking-Horse Winner is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel. A horse book set in India is a very rare thing, but wherever it was set, this would still be an excellent read. Rumer Godden’s portraits of nuns are always sympathetic, and when they are surrounded by a cast of variously eccentric and determined characters, as well as a horse, the result is intensely readable.

Buy The Rocking Horse Secret (Young Puffin Books) New edition by Godden, Rumer (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 5/5(1). At this point Paul seems to know that his relationship with the rocking-horse is strange and unhealthy, and he does everything he can to protect it and keep it secret.

Time is passing and Paul is growing older, but he still clings to the rocking-horse—a clear sign that he isn’t growing up in a healthy manner. In "The Rocking-Horse Winner," the rocking horse is the agent of Paul's own death. We could also see the rocking horse as a symbol of Paul's anxieties over his budding sexuality and approaching manhood.

His mother believes that he's too old for the rocking horse, and we have to agree. Even for a kid, Paul seems excessively fond of his horse. This is a sad story that explains how the rocking horse became beta. It is a short story, although it took me almost two hours to make, with all the pausing.

Shoutout to tiger, who starred as.The rocking-horse has multiple symbolic meanings in Lawrence’s story. The fact that at the beginning of the story, Paul has a rocking-horse but not a tutor is proof of Hester ’s skewed values. She is very materialistic, and prizes her ability to buy her children beautiful Christmas presents more than she values their education.