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 Simon and Schuster
Release date 1923
Published in
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 | change 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 | change source]

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