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Children's Folk Tales
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Stone Soup: An Old Tale (Aladdin Picture Books)
Stone Soup: An Old Tale (Aladdin Picture Books)
by Marcia Brown
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First published in 1947, this picture book classic has remained one of Marcia Brown's most popular and enduring books. This story, about three hungry soldiers who outwit the greedy inhabitants of a village into providing them with a feast, is based on... (read more)

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Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato
Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato
by Tomie Depaola
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"Illustrated in dePaola's signature style, this has an inviting look. Buoyant watercolors are framed by thin orange borders....An engaging read-aloud choice for St. Patrick's Day." -- Booklist A Cheery picture book, with the artist using the lighter... (read more)

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Tales from African Dreamtime
Tales from African Dreamtime
by Magdalene Sacranie
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From the wild plains of Sudan to a village in Cameroon, this collection of stories gathers folk tales from many different African traditions. Vibrant color illustrations accompany more than forty stories told in a lively, conversational style. Discover... (read more)

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Fables
Fables
by Arnold Lobel
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'Short, original fables with fresh, unexpected morals poke subtle fun at human foibles through the antics of animals. . . . The droll illustrations, with tones blended to luminescent shading, are complete and humorous themselves.' -- Association of... (read more)

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Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain (Reading Rainbow Book)
Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain (Reading Rainbow Book)
by Verna Aardema
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Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain (PB)... (read more)

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Uncle Remus: His Songs and His Sayings (Penguin Classics)
Uncle Remus: His Songs and His Sayings (Penguin Classics)
by Joel Chandle Harris
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The dialect, lore, and flavor of black life in the nineteenth-century South is portrayed as it appeared to Georgia-born Joel Chandler Harris in Uncle Remuss "Legends of the Old Plantation."... (read more)

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The Rainstick, a Fable
The Rainstick, a Fable
by Sandra Chi Robinson
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Riddles, myths, history, traditions, and an ancient sound of West Africa are the inspiration behind this book. Published in cooperation with Project WET (Water Education for Teachers).... (read more)

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The Weaving of a Dream (Picture Puffins)
The Weaving of a Dream (Picture Puffins)
by Marilee Heyer
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Heyer retells an engrossing Chinese folktale about an old woman who weaves exquisite brocades. Full-color illustrations.... (read more)

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Pecos Bill (92 Edition)
Pecos Bill (92 Edition)
by Steven Kellogg
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"The anecdotes associated with Texas's fabled cowboy hero burst from the pages in rapid succession, Kellogg's robust illustrations enlarging and enriching the energetic text."--School Library Journal. "A read-aloud treat....One of Kellogg's best... (read more)

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Beat the Story-Drum, Pum-Pum
Beat the Story-Drum, Pum-Pum
by Ashley Bryan
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Here are five Nigerian folktales, retold in language as rhythmic as the beat of the story-drum, and illustrated with vibrant, evocative woodcuts.... (read more)

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Tales from the Odyssey, Part Two
Tales from the Odyssey, Part Two
by Mary Pope Osborne
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After twenty years of fighting monsters, angering gods and goddesses, and surviving against the odds, Odysseus is more desperate than ever to return to his family. But first he will have to explore yet another strange land. And when he finally does... (read more)

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Tikki Tikki Tembo
Tikki Tikki Tembo
by Arlene Mosel
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Tikki tikki tembo-no sa rembo- chari bari ruchi-pip peri pembo! Three decades and more than one million copies later children still love hearing about the boy with the long name who fell down the well. Arlene Mosel and Blair Lent's classic re-creation of... (read more)

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The Story Tree: Tales to Read Aloud with CD (Audio)
The Story Tree: Tales to Read Aloud with CD (Audio)
by Hugh Lupton
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This delightful collection of tales from around the world includes favorites like The Three Billy Goats Gruff (Norwegian) as well as less familiar stories such as The Blue Coat (Jewish) and The Sweetest Song (African-American). Hugh Lupton's engaging... (read more)

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The Mermaid Princess [With 4 Crayons] (Barbie in a Mermaid Tale)
The Mermaid Princess [With 4 Crayons] (Barbie in a Mermaid Tale)
by Mary Man-kong
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Tsunami!
Tsunami!
by Kimiko Kajikawa
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The Iliad (Classic Starts)
The Iliad (Classic Starts)
by Kathleen (rtl) Olmstead
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This high interest/low vocabulary retelling of The Iliad introduces young readers to Homer's thrilling epic tale. Set during the siege of Troy, and complete with duels, battles, larger-than-life characters like Achilles, and the famed Greek gods, The... (read more)

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King Arthur and His Knights (Children's Classics)
King Arthur and His Knights (Children's Classics)
by James Knowles
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An Idealized Middle Ages, a world filled with violent tests of courage, clamorous and raging battle, adventurous quests, and yearning love of knight and damsel unfolds for the reader. This volume invites you to enter the medieval world of knightly legend... (read more)

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Airy Fairy: Magic Muddle!
Airy Fairy: Magic Muddle!
by Margaret Ryan
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[back cover] Meet Airy Fairy Her wand is bent, her wings are covered with bandages, and her spells are always a muddle! But she’s the cutest fairy around The Chief Inspector of Schools has asked Fairy Gropplethorpe to organize a competition to find... (read more)

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The Funny Little Woman
The Funny Little Woman
by Arlene Mosel
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In this tale set in Old Japan, a lively little woman who loves to laugh pursues her runaway dumpling-and must outwit the wicked three-eyed oni when she lands in their clutches.... (read more)

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The Story of the Grail and the Passing of Arthur
The Story of the Grail and the Passing of Arthur
by Howard Pyle
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Time honored retelling of the Arthurian legends, including the adventures of Sir Galahad and the pursuit of the Holy Grail, as well as the last days of King Arthur — his attack on Sir Launcelot, fatal battle with Sir Mordred, and final journey... (read more)

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