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The Resource More ready-to-tell tales from around the world, edited by David Holt and Bill Mooney

More ready-to-tell tales from around the world, edited by David Holt and Bill Mooney

Label
More ready-to-tell tales from around the world
Title
More ready-to-tell tales from around the world
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Holt and Bill Mooney
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A multicultural collection of traditional tales contributed by experienced storytellers, with tips for telling the stories
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PZ8.1
LC item number
.M796 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
More ready-to-tell tales from around the world, edited by David Holt and Bill Mooney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Contents
  • Comic tales: The barking mouse / Antonio Sacre -- Why armadillos are funny / Barbara McBride-Smith -- The three wishes / Martha Hamilton and Mitch Weiss -- The young and dashing princess / Beth Horner -- The belly button monster / Olga Loya -- Wise fools: Jean Sot and the bull's milk / J.J. Reneaux -- A chelm medley / Syd Lieberman
  • Juan Bobo's pig / Joseph Sobol -- Trickster tales: Tigertail soup / Melinda Munger -- B'whale and b'elephant / Derek Burrows -- Redmond O'Hanlon and the wee fella / Maggie Kerr Peirce -- How hare drank boiling water and married the beautiful princess / Raouf Mama -- The boy and the devil / Pleasant DeSpain -- Against the law -or- Br'er Wolf still in trouble / James "Sparky" Rucker
  • Tall tales: The cherry tree buck / Robin Moore -- The talking dog / Doc McConnell -- The snake and the frog / Jon Spelman -- How and why tales: Tia Miseria / Harlynne Geisler -- Grandmother spider brings the light / Sherry Norfolk -- How the rabbit lost its tail / Len Cabral
  • Little frog and centipede / Susan Klein -- Dog tails / Dovie Thomason -- Served with a twist: The farmer's fun-loving daughter / Taffy Thomas -- The piper's revenge / Billy Teare -- The sky is falling / Jay Stailey -- The edge of the world / Richard Walker
  • The praying mantis / Deborah Joy Corey -- The tail of the Linani beast / Margaret Read MacDonald -- The dancing fiddle / Dan Keding -- Codes of conduct: The story of Anniko / Charlotte Blake Alston -- Deer and jaguar share a house / Antonio Rocha -- Tales of Aesop / Heather Forest -- The secret of the animals / Michael Parent and Julien Olivier
  • Wheel of fortune: Pine trees for sale! / Milbre Burch -- The bottle imp / Bill Mooney -- The kiss of evil / Loralee Cooley -- One wish / Liz Weir -- The man who bought a dream / Timmy Abell -- The tale of Delgadina / Laura Simms
  • Family and community: The changeling / Batt Burns -- Sweet and sour berries / Linda Fang -- The nixie of the pond / David Holt -- Taen-awa / David Holt and Duncan Williamson -- Mary and the seal / Duncan Williamson -- Benediction: The ruby / Jim May
Control code
ocm44270691
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780874835830
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
00032787
Other physical details
ill.
Label
More ready-to-tell tales from around the world, edited by David Holt and Bill Mooney
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Contents
  • Comic tales: The barking mouse / Antonio Sacre -- Why armadillos are funny / Barbara McBride-Smith -- The three wishes / Martha Hamilton and Mitch Weiss -- The young and dashing princess / Beth Horner -- The belly button monster / Olga Loya -- Wise fools: Jean Sot and the bull's milk / J.J. Reneaux -- A chelm medley / Syd Lieberman
  • Juan Bobo's pig / Joseph Sobol -- Trickster tales: Tigertail soup / Melinda Munger -- B'whale and b'elephant / Derek Burrows -- Redmond O'Hanlon and the wee fella / Maggie Kerr Peirce -- How hare drank boiling water and married the beautiful princess / Raouf Mama -- The boy and the devil / Pleasant DeSpain -- Against the law -or- Br'er Wolf still in trouble / James "Sparky" Rucker
  • Tall tales: The cherry tree buck / Robin Moore -- The talking dog / Doc McConnell -- The snake and the frog / Jon Spelman -- How and why tales: Tia Miseria / Harlynne Geisler -- Grandmother spider brings the light / Sherry Norfolk -- How the rabbit lost its tail / Len Cabral
  • Little frog and centipede / Susan Klein -- Dog tails / Dovie Thomason -- Served with a twist: The farmer's fun-loving daughter / Taffy Thomas -- The piper's revenge / Billy Teare -- The sky is falling / Jay Stailey -- The edge of the world / Richard Walker
  • The praying mantis / Deborah Joy Corey -- The tail of the Linani beast / Margaret Read MacDonald -- The dancing fiddle / Dan Keding -- Codes of conduct: The story of Anniko / Charlotte Blake Alston -- Deer and jaguar share a house / Antonio Rocha -- Tales of Aesop / Heather Forest -- The secret of the animals / Michael Parent and Julien Olivier
  • Wheel of fortune: Pine trees for sale! / Milbre Burch -- The bottle imp / Bill Mooney -- The kiss of evil / Loralee Cooley -- One wish / Liz Weir -- The man who bought a dream / Timmy Abell -- The tale of Delgadina / Laura Simms
  • Family and community: The changeling / Batt Burns -- Sweet and sour berries / Linda Fang -- The nixie of the pond / David Holt -- Taen-awa / David Holt and Duncan Williamson -- Mary and the seal / Duncan Williamson -- Benediction: The ruby / Jim May
Control code
ocm44270691
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780874835830
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
00032787
Other physical details
ill.

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