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Around the World in 80 Tales

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Around the World in 80 Tales by Saviour Pirotta and richly illustrated by Richard takes readers on a journey across six continents, with entertaining folktales from eighty different storytelling traditions. An excellent introduction to foreign countries, these beautifully told stories are perfect for reading aloud and encouraging children to learn about different cultures and other parts of the world. From a dragon princess in China to a clever peddler in Morocco, children will meet wonderful characters as they travel story-by-story around the globe. An ideal gift, this deluxe volume is a joyous celebration of the world's wonderful diversity.

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From a dragon princess in China to a clever peddler in Morocco, children will meet wonderful characters as they travel story-by-story around the globe. An ideal gift, this richly illustrated volume is a joyous celebration of the worlds wonderful diversity.

About the Author

Saviour Pirotta has written more than sixty fiction and nonfiction books for children, and his works have been translated into ten languages. He has a special interest in myths and traditional legends from around the world. Saviour was born in Malta and is a trained chef.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780753459997
Publisher:
Kingfisher
Location:
New York
Illustrator:
Johnson, Richard
Author:
Pirotta, Saviour
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Country/Ethnic-General
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies
Subject:
Short stories
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Edition Description:
Storybook
Publication Date:
20071015
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Color illustrations
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
11.88x10.06x.83 in. 2.92 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , From a dragon princess in China to a clever peddler in Morocco, children will meet wonderful characters as they travel story-by-story around the globe. An ideal gift, this richly illustrated volume is a joyous celebration of the worlds wonderful diversity.
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