Water Babies (Collins Classics)

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In a story that stirs the imagination, a young chimney sweep accidentally enters a magicial water world where he meets creatures that teach him the difference between right and wrong.

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Charles Kingsley was a clergyman and novelist whose work was wide-ranging in its scope - from historical romances to social critiques to children's books. His most popular novel, The Water Babies gave Kingsley the opportunity to explore social reform and the theory of evolution in the guise of a children's novel.

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