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Charlotte's web

by:White, E. B

Wilbur, the pig, is desolate when he discovers that he is destined to be the farmer's Christmas dinner until his spider friend, Charlotte, decides to help him.

Editions:308  Date:1952 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Fantasy fiction, Fantasy fiction, Folklore, Fantasy fiction


The troll with no heart in his body and other tales of trolls from Norway

by:Asbjørnsen, Peter Christen, 1812-1885

A collection of Norwegian folk tales.

Editions:483  Date:1840 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Juvenile works, Folklore, Fairy tales

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The blue fairy book

by:Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912

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Editions:276  Date:1880 - 2019  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Juvenile works, Folklore, Fairy tales

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Black Beauty : the autobiography of a horse

by:Sewell, Anna, 1820-1878

A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters.

Editions:427  Date:1870 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Folklore, Folklore

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Call it courage

by:Sperry, Armstrong, 1897-1976

Based on a Polynesian legend, this is the story of a youth who overcomes his fear of the sea and proves his courage to himself and his tribe.

Editions:129  Date:1940 - 2015  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Folklore, Historical fiction, Folklore


The mitten : a Ukrainian folktale

by:Brett, Jan, 1949-

Several animals sleep snugly in Nicki's lost mitten until the bear sneezes.

Editions:88  Date:1981 - 2014  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Folklore, Juvenile works, Folklore, Folk literature, Board books


The three billy goats Gruff

by:Asbjornsen, Peter Christen

Three clever billy goats outwit a mean troll that lives under the bridge they must cross on their way to a grassy pasture.

Editions:105  Date:1954 - 2014  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Fairy tales, Juvenile works, Fairy tales, Folklore, Fairy tales


Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale

by:Aardema, Verna

A retelling of a traditional West African tale that reveals how the mosquito developed its annoying habit. A mosquito annoyed the iguana, who frightened the python, who scared the rabbit ... and now the whole jungle is in an uproar because the sun won't rise. The animals discuss the situation and decide to punish the mosquito. Even today, whenever we hear a mosquito buzz, we smack it hard!

Editions:77  Date:1975 - 2015  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Folklore, Folklore, Picture books, Picture books


Puss in boots

by:Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703

A retelling of the French fairy tale in which a clever cat wins his master a fortune and the hand of a princess.

Editions:641  Date:1819 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Folklore


Complete fairy tales

by:Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703

Eleven fairy tales from Charles Perrault with their morals included and three additional tales, Beauty and the Beast from Mme. Leprince de Beaumont, and Princess Rosette and The Friendly Frog from Mme. d'Aulnoy.

Editions:131  Date:1737 - 2015  Genre(s):Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Folklore

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