How a Flower-Loving Bull Created a Ton of Controversy

How a Flower-Loving Bull Created a Ton of Controversy

Book Culture

In September of 1936, the Spanish Civil War had been raging for about 3 months. Tensions were high in the country, and in the world at large, but a children’s book about peace and happiness was also just released. The book was called The Story of Ferdinand, and it was written by an American author named Munro Leaf with illustrations by Robert Lawson. Because of high tensions in the world, the book spurred a ton of controversy. The story has since seen a comeback, with a new adaptation called Ferdinand having been released on December 15th.    Image Via IMDB   It’s a …