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How can a thirsty crow drink from an almost-empty pitcher? How does arresting a stone help a judge find a boy's stolen money? This artfully illustrated book presents fourteen intriguing mysteries from world folklore. Each brain-teasing tale is followed by a simple explanation of the solution, while notes at the back of the book describe the origins of these classic mysteries.

Synopsis:

This artfully illustrated book presents 14 intriguing mysteries from world folklore. Each brain-teasing tale is followed by a simple explanation of the solution, while notes at the back of the book describe the origins of these classic mysteries. Illustrations.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references.

About the Author

George Shannon is a popular storyteller and former children's librarian whose many notable picture books include Tomorrow's Alphabet, Lizard's Guest, and White Is for Blueberry. Tippy-Toe Chick, Go!, illustrated by Laura Dronzek, was named a Charlotte Zolotow Award Honor Book. George Shannon lives on Bainbridge Island, Washington.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780380732609
As Told:
Sis, Peter
Author:
Shannon, George
Shannon, George:
As Told by
Illustrator:
Sis, Peter
Author:
Sis, Peter
Author:
Shannon, George
Author:
by George Shannon and Peter Sis
As Told:
Shannon, George
Publisher:
Greenwillow Books
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
Riddles
Subject:
Games & Activities - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Games / Gamebooks / Crosswords
Subject:
Games & Activities - Puzzles
Subject:
Literary recreations
Subject:
Mysteries & Detective Stories
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - General
Subject:
Children s-Games
Subject:
Children s Fairy Tales-Anthologies
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
no. AK-RD-85-33
Publication Date:
20000503
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
56
Dimensions:
8.21x5.53x.19 in. .15 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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