With Classic starts, young readers can experience the wonder of timeless stories from an early age. Abridged for easier reading and carefully rewritten, each classic novel is filled with all the magic and excitement that made the original story a beloved favorite. As Soon as Geppetto finishes carving him, the wooden puppet named Pinocchio starts misbhaving - playing tricks, runnin away, telling lies, and generally casuing an uproar wherever he goes. In spite of his behavior, Pinocchio yearns to be a real boy, but first he must prove himself to be good and kind. Come along on his many wild escapades as the mischievous puppet learns for himself what it truly means t be human with the help of a talking cricket and a lovely fairy.