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The mitten : a Ukrainian folktale —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.

One by one, animals in a snowy forest crawl into Nicki's lost white mitten to get warm until the bear sneezes, sending the animals flying up and out of the mitten. On each turn of the page, signature borders inspired by ...

Tops and bottoms —Stevens, Janet.

Hare turns his bad luck around by striking a clever deal with the rich and lazy bear down the road.

The golden goose —Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863.

In this modern retelling of the classic fairy tale, Rupert is rewarded with a golden goose when he does a good deed for a mysterious old man.

Jack and the beanstalk —Alperin, Mara, author.

When Jack climbs up an enormous beanstalk, he discovers a giant's castle high up in the clouds. But the giant likes to eat little boys ... How will Jack ever escape? My First Fairytales are a magical introduction to the...

The boy who cried wolf —Hennessy, B. G. (Barbara G.)

A boy tending sheep on a lonely mountainside thinks it a fine joke to cry "wolf" and watch the people come running--and then one day a wolf is really there, but no one answers his call.

The three billy goats Gruff

Three clever billy goats outwit a big, ugly troll that lives under the bridge they must cross on their way up the mountain.

The little red hen —Finch, Mary, author.

"One winter day, the little red hen finds a grain of wheat lying on the ground. With patience and hard work the grain of wheat will become a loaf of bread. But will the rooster and the mouse help the little red hen?"--Pa...

The 3 little dassies —Brett, Jan, 1949-

In this adaptation of the traditional folktale, three little dassies (also called rock hyraxes) build their houses in the Namib Desert of Southern Africa, hoping for protection from the eagle that lives atop a nearby mou...

The polar bear son : an Inuit tale —Dabcovich, Lydia.

An old woman adopts and raises a polar bear cub which grows up and provides for her even after she has had to send it away to save it from the jealous men of the village.

The Gingerbread Cowboy —Squires, Janet.

A freshly baked gingerbread cowboy escapes from the rancher's wife's kitchen and eludes his pursuers in this western United States version of the "Gingerbread Boy."

Goldilocks and the three bears —Chichester Clark, Emma.

A retelling of the adventures of a nosy, naughty, and sassy little girl who finds the house of the three bears and helps herself to their belongings.

The little red hen —Galdone, Paul, author.

The little red hen finds none of her lazy friends willing to help her plant, harvest, or grind wheat into flour, but all are eager to eat the cake she makes from it.

Gifts from Raven —Kung Jaadee, author.

In this book, Kung Jaadee shares with us that we have each received a special gift from Raven. That gift is our special talent or passion to share with the world. Kung Jaadee (Roberta Kennedy) is a traditional Haida stor...

The 3 bears and Goldilocks —Willey, Margaret, author.

Goldilocks, ignoring her father's warning not to rush in where she does not belong, enters a cabin in the woods, cleans it to meet her standards, plucks from the porridge items unappealing to her before eating a bowlful,...

Honouring the buffalo : a Plains Cree legend = Ēwako ōma ohci paskwāwi-mostos kā-kistēyimiht : nēhiyaw-ācimowin —Silverthorne, Judith, 1953- author.

"Written in both English and Cree, Honouring the buffalo is the Plains Cree story of the people's relationship with the buffalo (bison) and the many traditional gifts its body provided the First Nations in times past"--P...

Chanticleer and the fox —Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400.

A sly fox tries to outwit a proud rooster through the use of flattery.

Hansel & Gretel : a retelling from the original tale by the Brothers Grimm

A retelling of the well-known tale in which two children lost in the woods find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch.

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