The Adventures of Pinocchio By Carlo Collodi
Book/Novel Author: Carlo Collodi
Book/Novel Title: The Adventures of Pinocchio
Pinocchio is a wooden marionette, a puppet that is manipulated with wires, Carved by a woodcarver named Geppetto in a village near Florence. But the piece of wood from which he is derived is animated, and so Pinocchio moves independently. Basically good, he often gets carried away by bad company and is prone to lying. His nose will become longer and longer once he starts lying to others. Because of these characteristics he often finds himself in trouble, from which, however, he always manages to get out.