Winnie-the-Pooh: The Tao of Pooh & the Te of Piglet Paperback
'It's hard to be brave,' said Piglet, sniffing slightly, 'when you're only a Very Small Animal.'Winnie-the-Pooh is `The Bear for all Ages', and now he's more fun than ever before.
Join in The Tao of Pooh and the Te of Piglet! Pooh's Way of doing things seems strangely close to the ancient principle of Taoist philosophy, while Piglet exhibits the very important principle in Taoism of the Te, meaning Virtue of the Small.
The author's explanations of Taoism and Te through Pooh and Piglet show that this is not an ancient and remote philosophy but something that you can use, here and now. An utterly unique book which makes complex concepts accessible with a little help from Pooh and his friends from the Hundred Acre Wood.
Pooh may be a Bear of Very Little Brain but there are lessons to be learned from his approach to life.
Beautifully illustrated by E H Shepard. Look out for:Winnie-the-Pooh's Little Book of Wisdom Winnie Ille PU (A Latin translation of Winnie-the-Pooh)The nation's favourite teddy bear has been delighting generations of children for 90 years. Milne's classic children's stories - featuring Tigger, Piglet, Eeyore, Christopher Robin and, of course, Pooh himself - are both heart-warming and funny, teaching lessons of friendship and reflecting the power of a child's imagination like no other story before or since. Pooh ranks alongside other beloved characters such as Paddington Bear, and Peter Rabbit as an essential part of our literary heritage.
Whether you're 5 or 55, Pooh is the bear for all ages.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 432 pages, b&w illustrations
- Publisher: Egmont UK Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/06/2002
- Category: Literary studies: from c 1900 -
- ISBN: 9780416199253
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Review by hatterluke
This is a fantastic book explaning Tao and Te by using Winnie the Pooh and Piglet, while being fun it avoids talking down but instead uses them to illustrate its points. A Fantastic read