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Tales of Wisdom & Wonder
Prepare to be amazed, intrigued and enchanted by these astonishing tales. The seven stories gathered from sources around the world are full of magic, mystery and transformations. "Lupton imbues each folktale with rhythm and wit of an informal orator, and delivers a nugget of truth at the close" - Publishers Weekly. Read Together: ages 4-8 Read Alone: ages 6-10 Pages: 64 8. ...more
Paperback with CD, 64 pages
Published April 2nd 2006 by Barefoot Books
(first published January 1st 1998)
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Oct 29, 2013 Kimberly Werner rated it it was amazing · review of another edition
"Tales of Wisdom and Wonder” Is a collection of folklore from around the world. It is recommended for children in grades 2-6 (intermediate), but is very enjoyable for adults too. There are seven stories in all, each representing cultural and geographical versions of folklore, such as Native American, Russian, French, Haitian, Irish, British and Scottish. The book is available with the audio CD (this is what I have) so that you can hear the storyteller’s voice as he reads this collection of his f ...more