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The Young Inferno
The Young Inferno
by John Agard
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Can our hoodie-clad hero make it through the nine circles of Hell and back again? Will he find love with his soul mate, Beatrice? In this red-hot retelling of Danteand#8217;s Inferno, readers discover the city of Dis, where everybody disses everybody... (read more)

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The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales
The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales
by Virginia Hamilton
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"The well-known author retells 24 black American folk tales in sure storytelling voice: animal tales, supernatural tales, fanciful and cautionary tales, and slave tales of freedom. All are beautifully readable. With the added attraction of 40 wonderfully... (read more)

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World of Witches & Wizards
World of Witches & Wizards
by Paul Dowswell
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Sorcerers and spirits have always played a part in the world of human imagination, and this book reveals the facts behind the fantasy.... (read more)

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Grandmother Stories #6: Rabbit and the Wolves
Grandmother Stories #6: Rabbit and the Wolves
by Deborah L Duvall
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In this sixth volume of the Grandmother Stories, Murv Jacob and Deborah Duvall blend two ancient Cherokee tales into an adventure story. Ji-Stu, the Cherokee trickster Rabbit, sets out to prove that he can magically be transformed into a great singer... (read more)

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Fantasy Encyclopedia
Fantasy Encyclopedia
by Judy Allen
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With a Foreword by award-winning fantasy author Stroud, and artwork by some of the world's best illustrators, the"Fantasy Encyclopedia" is a spectacular one-stop guide to the creatures and people of folklore and fantasy. Full color.... (read more)

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The Great Canoe: A Karina Legend
The Great Canoe: A Karina Legend
by Maria Elena Maggi
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A long time ago, Kaputano, dweller of the heavens, warned that a great rain was coming. He urged the Karinas to help him build a canoe and gather seeds and animals, but only four couples agreed to help. Soon, the rains covered even the tallest trees... (read more)

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The Empty Pot
The Empty Pot
by Demi
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A long time ago in China there was a boy named Ping who loved flowers. Anything he planted burst into bloom. The Emperor loved flowers too. When it was time to choose an heir, he gave a flower seed to each child in the kingdom. "Whoever can show me their... (read more)

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Tales of the Norse Gods (Oxford Myths and Legends)
Tales of the Norse Gods (Oxford Myths and Legends)
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A collection of stories from Scandinavian folklore, retold by a leading chldren's author. Readership level: 9 - 11.... (read more)

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The Three Silver Coins: A Story from Tibet
The Three Silver Coins: A Story from Tibet
by Veronica Leo
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Three coins, three wishes, a folding magic wand, and a clever cat accompany an earnest young boy in this magical journey. This simple and gently told story teaches children (and wonderfully reminds adults!) of the true fortune that comes when we follow... (read more)

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The Little Mermaid and Other Fishy Tales (Story Collector)
The Little Mermaid and Other Fishy Tales (Story Collector)
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For her third collection, acclaimed author and illustrator Jane Ray ventures into forests, jungles, mountains, and even imaginary worlds to find stories about animals of all kinds: rough-skinned elephants, yellow-eyed tigers, hulking great bears, elegant... (read more)

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Seven Fathers
Seven Fathers
by Ashley Ramsden
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In the midst of a fearsome blizzard, a weary traveler seeks refuge from the cold. "Good evening, Father, I'm so glad I found you. Would you, by any chance, have a room where I could spend the night?""Oh," said the old man. "I'm not the father of the... (read more)

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A Gift from Zeus
A Gift from Zeus
by Jeanne Steig
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< P> Here are myths from Greeks and Romans, < BR> With chimeras, curses, omens, < BR> Strange seductions, gold abounding, < BR> Transformations most astounding, < BR> Sorceresses, swans, and mazes, < BR> Goddesses with... (read more)

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Salsa Stories
Salsa Stories
by Lulu Delacre
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Delacre presents a collection of stories within the story of a family celebration where the guests relate their memories of growing up in various Latin American countries. Also contains recipes. B&W linocuts.... (read more)

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What a Beast (10 Edition)
What a Beast (10 Edition)
by Sophia Kelly
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- Annotated/illustrated Table of Contents - Introduction explains the origins of mythology, how we learned the stories, and why myths matter today - A-Z Hall of Fame features the key characters in each book - Full profiles of each character with their... (read more)

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Handful of Beans Six Fairy Tales
Handful of Beans Six Fairy Tales
by Jeanne Steig
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Six fairy tales are told anew,And spiced with picturesquitea few. It took a pair of Steigs to do 'em: 'Twas Jeanne whowrote 'em. William drew 'em. Here's Rumpelstiltskin, in arage; The Frog Prince hops right off the page; Hansel andGretel thwart the... (read more)

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The Faithful Friend
The Faithful Friend
by Robert D San Souci
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A friendship is tested by love and magic in this beautiful retelling of a traditional tale from the French West Indies. On the lush tropical island of Martinique live Clement and Hippolyte, two inseparable friends. When Clement falls in love with the... (read more)

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A Practical Guide to Dragon Riding (Dragonlance: The New Adventure)
A Practical Guide to Dragon Riding (Dragonlance: The New Adventure)
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The Story of King Arthur and His Knights
The Story of King Arthur and His Knights
by Howard Pyle
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In this enchanting version, the renowned American illustrator and storyteller Howard Pyle displays his unique talent for capturing and stimulating the imaginations of the young. Inventively retold and vividly illustrated, these stories describe the... (read more)

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Voladores (Animal Close-Ups)
Voladores (Animal Close-Ups)
by Patricia Petersen
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In Patricia Petersen?s retelling of this intriguing legend from Mexico, Young Tigre yearns to fly with his uncle and the other Voladores dressed in their beautiful, colorful wings. When the volcano and the rain stir up trouble for the Voladores, bravery... (read more)

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Nursery Tales Around the World
Nursery Tales Around the World
by Judy Sierra
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An international collection of 18 nursery tales for young children, grouped by theme, such as "Runaway Cookies," "Slowpokes and Speedsters," and "Chain Tales," and brillantly illustrated with full-color borders.... (read more)

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