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Stories for a fragile planet

Author: Kenneth C Steven; Jane Ray; Lion Children's Book,; Lion Hudson plc,
Publisher: Oxford : Lion Children's, 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Presents ten myths, traditional tales, and real-life stories speaking to the heart and mind of everyone who is concerned about our fragile planet.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, English
Folklore
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Children's stories
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth C Steven; Jane Ray; Lion Children's Book,; Lion Hudson plc,
ISBN: 9780745961576 0745961576 9781433949746 1433949741
OCLC Number: 645674379
Notes: "A Lion's Children's Book is an imprint of Lion Hudson plc"--Title page verso.
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: How the seasons came to be --
The hunter and the swan --
The saint and the blackbird --
The tale of the lion --
Grey-eye and the whale --
A fishy tale --
The panda's tale --
Maha and the elephant --
The shepherd and the stone --
The story of the tower.
Responsibility: Kenneth Steven ; illustrated by Jane Ray.

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A talented author retells a collection of world stories that each reflect humanity's need to take care of the world that sustains them.  Read more...

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"This beautifully illustrated book brings together stories from around the world and across the centuries. The common theme is caring for our beautiful planet. The inclusion of stories from countries Read more...

 
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