The Resource The Kingfisher treasury of stories from around the world, chosen by Linda Jennings ; illustrated by Victor Ambrus

The Kingfisher treasury of stories from around the world, chosen by Linda Jennings ; illustrated by Victor Ambrus

Label
The Kingfisher treasury of stories from around the world
Title
The Kingfisher treasury of stories from around the world
Statement of responsibility
chosen by Linda Jennings ; illustrated by Victor Ambrus
Title variation
Stories from around the world
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of seventeen traditional tales from such parts of the world as Africa, Japan, and South America
Member of
Cataloging source
CMI
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
5-8
LC call number
GR25
LC item number
.K56 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jennings, Linda M
  • Ambrus, Victor G
Series statement
Kingfisher treasuries
Series volume
13
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's stories
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Kingfisher treasury of stories from around the world, chosen by Linda Jennings ; illustrated by Victor Ambrus
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The giant's daughter / retold by Ethel Johnston-Phelps -- The great greedy beast / retold by Amabel Williams-Ellis -- Ricky of the tuft / retold by Linda Jennings -- The wonderful fishhook / retold by Linda Jennings -- Saving the pennies / retold by Adèle Geras -- Tortoise triumphant / retold by Geraldine Elliot -- The Pagoda tree / retold by Linda Jennings -- The word of power / retold by Barbara Sleigh -- Moowis / retold by Alan Garner -- Lakshmi and the clever washerwoman / retold by Madhur Jaffrey -- Medio Pollito / retold by Linda Jennings -- The lucky teakettle / retold by Helen and William McAlpine -- Bro tiger goes dead / retold by James Berry -- The visitor from heaven / retold by Beulah Candappa -- The birth of the sun and the moon / retold by Linda Jennings -- Baba Yaga / retold by Linda Jennings -- A sackful of spirits / retold by Linda Jennings
Control code
ocm27267881
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
159 p.
Isbn
9781856979320
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1258982
  • (OCoLC)27267881
Label
The Kingfisher treasury of stories from around the world, chosen by Linda Jennings ; illustrated by Victor Ambrus
Publication
Contents
The giant's daughter / retold by Ethel Johnston-Phelps -- The great greedy beast / retold by Amabel Williams-Ellis -- Ricky of the tuft / retold by Linda Jennings -- The wonderful fishhook / retold by Linda Jennings -- Saving the pennies / retold by Adèle Geras -- Tortoise triumphant / retold by Geraldine Elliot -- The Pagoda tree / retold by Linda Jennings -- The word of power / retold by Barbara Sleigh -- Moowis / retold by Alan Garner -- Lakshmi and the clever washerwoman / retold by Madhur Jaffrey -- Medio Pollito / retold by Linda Jennings -- The lucky teakettle / retold by Helen and William McAlpine -- Bro tiger goes dead / retold by James Berry -- The visitor from heaven / retold by Beulah Candappa -- The birth of the sun and the moon / retold by Linda Jennings -- Baba Yaga / retold by Linda Jennings -- A sackful of spirits / retold by Linda Jennings
Control code
ocm27267881
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
159 p.
Isbn
9781856979320
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1258982
  • (OCoLC)27267881

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