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Grandma and the Great Gourd: A Bengali Folktale
Grandma and the Great Gourd: A Bengali Folktale
by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
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Once upon a time, in a little village in India, there lived an old woman. Everyone in the village called her Grandma. One day, Grandma received a letter from her daughter, who lived on the other side of the jungle. "Please come and visit me," said the... (read more)

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The Golden Fleece: And the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles
The Golden Fleece: And the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles
by Padraic Colum
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Enter a world where harpies torment mortals, the Argonaut Orpheus sings, the mighty god Zeus wages war on the Titans, and Prometheus steals fire. Author Padraic Colum weaves the tales of Jason and his Argonauts with classic Greek mythology to create this... (read more)

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The Mermaid's Twin Sister: More Stories from Trinidad
The Mermaid's Twin Sister: More Stories from Trinidad
by Lynn Joseph
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This sequel to "A Wave in Her Pocket" offers six stories based on Trinidad's folklore, in a framework of contemporary island life.... (read more)

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Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind Crockett
Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind Crockett
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On the day she is born this amazing baby proudly announces she can out-talk, out-grin, out-scream, out-swim, and out-run any baby in Kentucky. Within a few years Sally is off to the frontier, where she stuns a hungry grizzly bear, makes a lasso out of... (read more)

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Arabian Nights (Classic Starts)
Arabian Nights (Classic Starts)
by Kate Douglas Wiggin
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With its mischievous hero, wish-granting genie, and wondrous magic lamp, this ancient tale from Arabian Nights will leave children utterly enchanted.... (read more)

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Timeless Tales from Many Lands: Adventure Stories for Today's Kids
Timeless Tales from Many Lands: Adventure Stories for Today's Kids
by Readers Digest
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Delight young readers with an introduction to international literature and culture with 40 children's classics from around the world. Retold tales, filled with specially commissioned illustrations, captivate kids with giants, witches, and fantastic... (read more)

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Sadri Returns to Bali: A Tale of the Balinese Galungan Festival
Sadri Returns to Bali: A Tale of the Balinese Galungan Festival
by Elizabeth Waldmeier
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Sadri Returns to Bali is set during the exhilarating Galungan festival of the fun-loving Balinese people. It is told through the eyes of a former child dancer, Sadri, who returns to his previous home on his annual visit to join the celebrations. The... (read more)

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Old Tales for a New Day
Old Tales for a New Day
by Sophia Blanche Fahs
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"The stories in this book come from many lands and times. They deal with some of the very questions that concern us today - questions about life and death, about good and evil, and about how to live together peacefully in one world. The authors... (read more)

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American Tall Tales
American Tall Tales
by Adrien Stoutenburg
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Eight exciting classic American Tall Tales! This collection includes the famed stories of Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, Stormalong, Mike Fink, Davy Crockett, Johnny Appleseed, John Henry, and Joe Magarac, with evocative illustrations by Richard M. Powers.... (read more)

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Dragonology Handbook: A Practical Course in Dragons
Dragonology Handbook: A Practical Course in Dragons
by Ernest Drake
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Perceval: King Arthur's Knight of the Holy Grail
Perceval: King Arthur's Knight of the Holy Grail
by John Perkins
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Retells the Arthurian legend of Perceval, a foolish and impatient boy who realizes his dream of becoming a great knight, but meets with misfortune when he forgets to pray and serve God.... (read more)

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Ping-Li's Kite Ping-Li'15.95
Ping-Li's Kite Ping-Li'15.95
by Sanne Te Loo
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Ping-Li is riveted by the fantastical shapes that streak across the sky above a city park. He will make his own kite, he decides, and it will be better than all the rest. He goes to Mr. Fo to buy the supplies, and the man tells him that he must paint his... (read more)

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Twenty-Two Splendid Tales #02: Twenty-Two Splendid Tales to Tell
Twenty-Two Splendid Tales #02: Twenty-Two Splendid Tales to Tell
by Pleasant Despain
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DeSpain's second treasury of short folktales are written in his clear, unaffected style, making them readily accessible to children. Giants, clever creatures, leprechauns, heroes, heroines, and villains blend together for a perfect mixture of parable... (read more)

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Jamie O'Rourke and the Pooka
Jamie O'Rourke and the Pooka
by Tomie Depaola
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Jamie O'Rourke's wife has left him alone for a week. All he has to do is clean the dishes and sweep the house. Of course, Jamie's the messiest man in Ireland as well as the laziest, but when a magical Pooka comes to do all the housework, he figures he's... (read more)

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Where's the Dragon?
Where's the Dragon?
by Jason Hook
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"Molly's grandma was very different from other grandmas. Whenever Molly visited, Grandma whisked her off on an amazing adventure." For the first time, our incredibly popular "Where's the...?" series gets a girl-power twist with an all-female cast. Molly,... (read more)

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Favorite Celtic Fairy Tales (Dover Children's Thrift Classics)
Favorite Celtic Fairy Tales (Dover Children's Thrift Classics)
by Joseph Jacobs
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For young and old alike — 8 captivating tales filled with whimsy, charm, and magic: "The Fate of the Children of Lir," "The Shepherd of Middvai," "Beth Gellert," "The Tale of Ivan," "Morraha," "The Story of Deirdre," "The Llanfabon Changeling," and "... (read more)

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Vampireology: The True History of the Fallen (Ologies)
Vampireology: The True History of the Fallen (Ologies)
by Archer Brookes
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Sundiata : Lion King of Mali (92 Edition)
Sundiata : Lion King of Mali (92 Edition)
by David Wisniewski
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In the thirteenth century, Sundiata overcame physical handicaps, social disgrace, and strong opposition to rule the West African trading empire of Mali.... (read more)

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The MacMillan Book of Greek Gods and Heroes
The MacMillan Book of Greek Gods and Heroes
by Alice Low
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The gods and heroes of ancient Greece shake heaven and earth in a collection of over thirty stories that breath new life into the myths of Olympus. Here is the triumphant tale of the Trojan Horse, the tragedy of Oedipus, the downfall of Medusa and more.... (read more)

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The Barefoot Book of Knights
The Barefoot Book of Knights
by John Matthews
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Not just anyone can be a knight, and this spell-binding collection of action-packed stories from around the world will show you why. From the familiar court of King Arthur to the distant realm of Prince Vladimir of Kiev, this enticing collection reveals... (read more)

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