Children's Folk Tales
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The Troll With No Heart in His Body: And Other Tales of Trolls from Norway
The Troll With No Heart in His Body
And Other Tales of Trolls from Norway
Hardcover      ISBN: 0395913713
A collection of Norwegian folktales all featuring trolls: The Three Billy Goats Gruff, The Boy Who Became a Lion, a Falcon, and an Ant, Butterball, The Boy and the North Wind, The White Cat in the Dovre Mountain, The Sailors and the Troll, The Eating Competition, and The Troll with No Heart in His Body.A collection of Norwegian folktales, all featuring trolls, includes "The Three Billy Goats Gruff," "The Boy and the North Wind," and "The Sailors and the Troll"
Paperback      ISBN: 0395525993
A strange little man helps the miller's daughter spin straw into gold for the king on the condition that she will give him her first-born child.
Thirteen Moons on Turtle's Back: A Native American Year of Moons
Thirteen Moons on Turtle's Back
A Native American Year of Moons
Paperback      ISBN: 0698115848
Celebrates the seasons of the year through poems from the legends of Native Americans
The Five Chinese Brothers
The Five Chinese Brothers
Paperback      ISBN: 0698113578
Five brothers who look just alike outwit the executioner by using their extraordinary individual talents.
I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book
I Saw Esau
The Schoolchild's Pocket Book
School & Library      ISBN: 1564020460
A collection of poems, riddles, chants, jump-rope rhymes, and insults is complemented by full-color illustrations by a Caldecott Medal-winning artist.
Pushing Up the Sky: Seven Native American Plays for Children
Pushing Up the Sky
Seven Native American Plays for Children
School & Library      ISBN: 0803721684
This illustrated collection of plays based on Native American tales provides young readers with scripts that they can act out, complete with suggestions for props, scenery, and costumes.
Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There
Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There
School & Library      ISBN: 0688120490
A deluxe edition of the classic tale contains the timeless story of the young girl's fantastical adventures and prints from Tenniel's original wood engravings.
Santa Calls
Santa Calls
Hardcover      ISBN: 0060211334
Art Aimesworth receives a mysterious summons from Santa Claus and he shares a Christmas adventure with his sister that brings them closer together.
Tale of the Mandarin Ducks
Tale of the Mandarin Ducks
School & Library      ISBN: 0525672834
A pair of mandarin ducks, separated by a cruel lord who wishes to possess the drake for his colorful beauty, reward a compassionate couple who risk their lives to reunite the ducks.
Tomie Depaola's Mother Goose
Tomie Depaola's Mother Goose
School & Library      ISBN: 0399212582
An illustrated collection of 204 Mother Goose nursery rhymes, including well-known ones such as "Little boy Blue" and less familiar ones such as "Charlie Warlie and his cow"