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Hansel and Gretel

by:Hunia, Fran

When they are left in the woods by their parents, two children find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch.

Editions:100  Date:1900 - 2014  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Juvenile works, Fairy tales, Folklore


Drummer Hoff

by:Emberley, Barbara

A cumulative folk song in which seven soldiers build a magnificent cannon, but Drummer Hoff fires it off.

Editions:60  Date:1967 - 1997  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Picture books, Stories in rhyme, Picture books, Folklore

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Arabian nights

by:Lang, Andrew

The Stories contained in Arabian Nights have been handed down from generation to generation and are just as compelling today as they were when first told. This collection, specially selected and edited by Andrew Lang is a wonderful anthology, and will delight readers young and old. This version has been specially formatted for today's e-readers.

Editions:95  Date:1898 - 2017  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Folklore, Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Juvenile works, Fairy tales

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More scary stories to tell in the dark

by:SCHWARTZ, Alvin

More traditional and modern-day stories of ghosts, witches, vampires, "jump" stories, and scary songs.

Editions:51  Date:1981 - 2017  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Ghost stories, Horror fiction, Ghost stories, Folklore


Saint George and the dragon : a golden legend

by:Hodges, Margaret, 1911-2005

Retells the segment from Spenser's The Faerie Queene, in which George, the Red Cross Knight, slays the dreadful dragon that has been terrorizing the countryside for years and brings peace and joy to the land.

Editions:27  Date:1982 - 2014  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Legends, Juvenile works, Folklore, Picture books


The three little wolves and the big bad pig

by:Trivizas, Eugene

An altered retelling of the traditional tale about the conflict between pig and wolf--with a surprise ending.

Editions:88  Date:1993 - 2016  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Folklore, Picture books, Picture books, Juvenile works


Bulfinch's mythology : the age of fable : The age of chivalry : Legends of Charlemagne

by:Bulfinch, Thomas, 1796-1867

The basic work on classical mythology. Includes information on Greek, Roman, Norse, Egyptian, Asian, Germanic myths, as well as the Arthurian cycle and other heroic epics.

Editions:71  Date:1900 - 2003  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Romances, Romances, Romances, Folklore, Juvenile works

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The way to rainy mountain

by:Momaday, N. Scott, 1934-

Author presents the experience of journeying with him into his explorations of himself, his people and his heritage.

Editions:89  Date:1969 - 2009  Genre(s):Folklore, Legends, Folklore, Legends, Herinneringen (vorm)


The funny little woman

by:Mosel, Arlene

While chasing a rice dumpling, a little lady is captured by wicked creatures from whom she escapes with the means of becoming the richest woman in Japan.

Editions:45  Date:1972 - 2016  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Folklore, Folklore, Fairy tales, Picture books


The lion & the mouse

by:Pinkney, Jerry

In this wordless retelling of an Aesop fable set in the African Serengeti, an adventuresome mouse proves that even small creatures are capable of great deeds when she rescues the King of the Jungle.

Editions:26  Date:1960 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Fables, Folklore, Literature, Picture books


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