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The Resource Stories to solve : folktales from around the world, told by George Shannon ; pictures by Peter Sís

Stories to solve : folktales from around the world, told by George Shannon ; pictures by Peter Sís

Label
Stories to solve : folktales from around the world
Title
Stories to solve
Title remainder
folktales from around the world
Statement of responsibility
told by George Shannon ; pictures by Peter Sís
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brief folktales in which there is a mystery or problem that the reader is invited to solve before the resolution is presented
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shannon, George
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Ages 8-12"--P. [4] of cover
LC call number
PZ8.1.S49
LC item number
St 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sís, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Riddles, Juvenile
  • Folklore
  • Literary recreations
  • Riddles
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Stories to solve : folktales from around the world, told by George Shannon ; pictures by Peter Sís
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Greenwillow book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 54-55)
Contents
Fishing -- Crossing the river -- Two mothers -- A drink for crow -- Which flower? -- The clever bride -- The sticks of truth -- Three rosebushes -- The cleverest son -- Working the field -- The guilty stone -- Dividing the horses -- One word solves a mystery -- Heaven and hell
Control code
in900149709
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Trophy ed.
Extent
55 p.
Isbn
9780380732609
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Stories to solve : folktales from around the world, told by George Shannon ; pictures by Peter Sís
Publication
Note
"A Greenwillow book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 54-55)
Contents
Fishing -- Crossing the river -- Two mothers -- A drink for crow -- Which flower? -- The clever bride -- The sticks of truth -- Three rosebushes -- The cleverest son -- Working the field -- The guilty stone -- Dividing the horses -- One word solves a mystery -- Heaven and hell
Control code
in900149709
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Trophy ed.
Extent
55 p.
Isbn
9780380732609
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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