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More stories to solve : fifteen folktales from around the world

Author: George Shannon; Peter Sís
Publisher: New York : Greenwillow Books, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Fifteen brief folktales in which there is a mystery or problem that the reader is invited to solve before the resolution is presented.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shannon, George.
More stories to solve.
New York : Greenwillow Books, ©1990
(OCoLC)735108054
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Shannon; Peter Sís
ISBN: 068809161X 9780688091613 9781435286542 1435286545 0380732610 9780380732616
OCLC Number: 19518944
Description: 64 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The snowman (Korea) --
The new prince (Liberia) --
All for one coin (Kashmir) --
Firefly and the apes (Visaya, Philippines) --
The frog (Russia) --
The lawyer and the devil (Ireland) --
Crowing kettles (North Carolina) --
Never seen, never heard (Aesop) --
The Brahman and the banker (Bengali) --
A last request (Chile) --
Outwitting the king (Ethiopia) --
Sunrise (Mexico) --
The tallest tale (Burma) --
The bet (United States) --
The ship (folk mystery).
Responsibility: told by George Shannon ; illustrated by Peter Sis.

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Fifteen brief folktales in which there is a mystery or problem that the reader is invited to solve before the resolution is presented.

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