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Adventures from the Book of Virtues 

Two schoolchildren learn valuable life lessons from a buffalo, a red-tailed hawk, a bobcat, and a prairie dog.

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 Annie Redfeather / ... 27 episodes, 1996-2009
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 Zach Nichols / ... 26 episodes, 1996-1998
Brad Boyer
Joe Murray ...
Chuck Powers ...
 (redubbed version) 25 episodes, 1996-1998
Brian Zimmerman
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 Zach Nichols 13 episodes, 2000
Adrienne Carter ...
 Annie Redfeather 13 episodes, 2000
Michael Donovan ...
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Su-Ping Chio ...
 Zach Nichols / ... 13 episodes, 1996-1998
Denise Tan ...
 Annie Redfeather / ... 10 episodes, 1996-1998
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Follows the adventures of eleven-year-old Zach Nichols and ten-year-old Annie Redfeather as they suffer pain from issues involving other children. To solve these problems, they seek council from a group of anthropomorphic animals whose names come from the Greek - Plato, an old and scholarly bison; Aurora, a wise red-tailed hawk; Socrates, a rambunctious and wisecracking bobcat; and Aristotle, a feisty and bookish prairie dog. This ensemble teaches the kids virtues by telling them stories from the Book of Virtues. Written by Nate S.

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The first animated show to regularly air on Public Broadcasting Services prime-time. See more »

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Featured in Treehouse Hostage (1999) See more »

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The Adventure Has Begun
Music and Lyrics by J.A.C. Redford and Marcus Hummon
Performed by Oren Waters, Julia Waters, Maxine Waters Willard (as Maxine Waters), and Bobbi Page
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Pretty good, actually. . .
18 March 2003 | by (Woodbridge, Virginia) – See all my reviews

I saw this show when I was about 10. The basic plot was of a pair of kids who would go away to this wonderland where animals talked and each episode would be a folktale of different racial origins, be it Chinese, Japanese, Native American, Greek, whatever, in a condensed and easy to comprehend form.

Each episode has a moral and is animated rather well. For the most part, most of the episodes are rather entertaining, though I haven't seen it in like 5 years. Watch if you see it on ^-^


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