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Starry tales

Author: Geraldine McCaughrean; Sophy Williams
Publisher: New York : Margaret McElderry Books, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Fifteen myths about the sun, the moon, and the stars from different cultures and countries.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile materials
Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McCaughrean, Geraldine.
Starry tales.
New York : Margaret McElderry Books, c2001
(OCoLC)760816815
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geraldine McCaughrean; Sophy Williams
ISBN: 0689830157 9780689830150
OCLC Number: 45832764
Notes: Originally published: Great Britain : Orchard Books, 1998.
Target Audience: "Ages 8-12"--Jkt.
Description: 103 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Contents: Starbright, starspite : a North American Indian story --
The bat and the basket : a Kono myth from Sierra Leone --
Shooting stars : an Arabian story --
Divorce : a story from Togo, West Africa --
The devil's worse invention : a French folktale --
The giant who stole the sun : a story from Afghanistan --
The bridge of magpies : a story from China --
Orion's downfall : a story from Ancient Greece --
The wonderful doctor : a story from Ancient Greece --
The giant under the house : a story from Guatemala --
The heart of the moment : a story from the Cook Islands --
The many-colored llama : a story from Peru --
The cockatoo and the white gum tree : an Aboriginal story from Australia --
Great bear, little bear : a story from Ancient Rome --
The watched pot : a Basque story from Spain.
Responsibility: Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Sophy Williams.

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Fifteen myths about the sun, the moon, and the stars from different cultures and countries.

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