James Thurber was born in Columbus, Ohio, in 1894. Famous for his humorous writings and illustrations, he was a staff member of The New Yorker for more than thirty years. He died in 1961.
I love this book! There was a particular fable, "The Unicorn in the Garden" that I wanted, but there were also others that I had not heard that I enjoyed, as well.Published 1 month ago by Crazy Beader
Pithy, insightful, and incredibly creative. He is wonderful.Published 4 months ago by Amazon Customer
This is a good book if you are into that kind of thing. If you aren't. Then don't buy it. If you are on the fence about this book, and this review is what will sway you into... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Ray Bennett
I was given this book in hardcover when I was about 10 by a family friend, the same friend who introduced me to astronomy and science... Read morePublished on July 16, 2012 by ccaissie
James Thurber has long been one of my favorite writers, but in order to enjoy him you have to look past his sexism. Read morePublished on August 4, 2002 by Chantepleure