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Love in color : mythical tales from around the world, retold —Babalola, Bolu, author.

In her debut collection, Bolu Babalola retells the most beautiful love stories from history and mythology with incredible new detail and vivacity. Focusing on the magical folktales of West Africa, Babalola also reimagine...

More scary stories to tell in the dark —Schwartz, Alvin, 1927-1992, author.

More traditional and modern-day stories of ghosts, witches, vampires, "jump" stories, and scary songs.

Deep in the woods : a folk tale —Corr, Christopher, author, illustrator.

Deep in the woods is a little wooden house, with nine neat windows and a red front door. When a little mouse decides it will make the perfect home, so do the other animals in the woods. One by one other animals are welco...

Between worlds : folktales of Britain & Ireland —Crossley-Holland, Kevin, author.

"The definitive collection of British and Irish folktales from master storyteller and poet Kevin Crossley-Holland. Rich and strange, these eerie and magical folktales from across Britain and Ireland have been passed down...

The walrus and the caribou —Harper, Maika, 1986- author.

"When the earth was new, words had the power to breathe life into the world. But when creating animals from breath, sometimes one does not get everything right on the first try! Based on a traditional Inuit story passed ...

The tale of the tiger slippers —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.

A retelling of a folktale about how a pair of magical slippers always find their way back to the tiger whose mother made them for him.

Fairy tales of the brothers Grimm : twenty classic stories including Rumpelstiltskin, Rapunzel, Snow White, and The golden goose —Philip, Neil, author.

The world of fairy tales is one that we all love to enter. Many of these stories had been told for centuries, delighting children and adults alike with their mixture of magic, mystery, and truths older even than the stor...

Scary stories 3 : more tales to chill your bones —Schwartz, Alvin, 1927-1992

More traditional and modern-day stories of ghosts, haunts, superstitions, monsters, and horrible scary things.

Goldilocks and the three bears —Muller, Gerda, author, illustrator.

"This classic tale about curiosity and respect is given a lively twist by renowned author and illustrator Gerda Muller, creator of USBBY-honoredA Year in Our New Garden, and is bursting with detail and character on every...

The wolf in unicorn's clothing a graphic novel —Schenkel, Katie, author.
Graphic Novel
2021
Availability: 3 of 5

In this graphic novel version of Aesop's "The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing", a young wolf desparate to befriend a herd of unicorns decides to knit herself a disguise in hopes that the unicorns will accept her. Includes a cla...

Gather : Richard Van Camp on the joy of storytelling —Van Camp, Richard, author.

"Stories are medicine. During a time of heightened isolation, this bestselling author shares what he knows about the power of storytelling--and offers some of his own favourite stories from Elders, friends, and family. G...

More scary stories to tell in the dark —Schwartz, Alvin, 1927-1992, author.

More traditional and modern-day stories of ghosts, witches, vampires, "jump" stories, and scary songs.

Riding a donkey backwards : wise and foolish tales of Mulla Nasruddin —Taylor, Sean, 1965- author.

"A collection of 21 riotous tales and riddles about the Mullah Nasruddin. Why does Mulla Nasruddin spoon yoghurt into the river? What is the reason he rides his donkey backwards? Why does he paint a picture that is blank...

The owl and the two rabbits —Sammurtok, Nadia, author.

"When two rabbit sisters ignore their parents' warnings and decide to play outside on the open tundra, a hungry owl soon spots them and decides they will make a delicious meal. As a chase ensues, the sisters must act qui...

Punk rock mouse and country mouse a graphic novel —Terrell, Brandon, 1978-2021 author.
Graphic Novel
2021
Availability: 1 of 5

A punk rock mouse and country Western mouse covet each other's lives, but when they magically switch places they learn things may seem more appealing than they actually are. Includes a classic retelling of the fable, vis...

Favorite folktales from around the world

"From Africa, Burma, and Czechoslovakia to Turkey, Vietnam, and Wales here are more than 150 of the world's best-loved folktales from more than forty countries and cultures. These tales of wonder and transformation, of h...

Asian children's favorite stories : folktales from China, Japan, Korea, India, the Philippines and other Asian lands —Conger, David, author.

For thousands of years, children the world over have listened to popular folktales. Each country has its own set of fascinating stories, and it is especially enjoyable to discover folktales that one has not heard before....

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