Bambi, A Life in the Woods

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Bambi, A Life in the Woods  
Author Felix Salten
Original title 'Bambi. Eine Lebensgeschichte aus dem Walde'
Translator Whittaker Chambers
Country Germany
Language German
Publisher New York, Simon and Schuster
Release date 1923
ISBN ISBN 0-671-66607-X
Prequel to Bambi's Children

Bambi, A Life in the Woods (German: Bambi, ein Leben im Walde) is a novel by Austrian author Felix Salten. It was published in 1923. The story is about a young Roe Deer named Bambi, and his life as he grows up.

Adaptations[change | edit source]

The book was made into a film called Bambi by Walt Disney Productions. The film is famous and received a midquel titled Bambi II in 2006. In the Disney films, Bambi was made a White-tailed deer.

Other websites[change | edit source]

  • Bambi, the Austrian deer, article by Paul A. Schons published in Kulturecke by the Germanic-American Institute, September, 2000