Children's Folk Tales
The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales
School & Library ISBN: 067084487x
A revisionist storyteller provides his mad, hilarious versions of children's favorite tales in this collection that includes "Little Red Running Shorts," "The Princess and the Bowling Ball," "Cinderumpelstilskin," and others.
Lon Po Po
A Red-Riding Hood Story from China
Paperback ISBN: 0698113829
A haunting Chinese rendition of the classic tale of "Little Red Riding Hood" follows the adventures of young Shang, Tao, and Paotze, who encounter a terrifying wolf. Reprint. Caldecott Medal. Boston Globe-Horn Book Award. AB. SLJ. H.
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.
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"