Stories from Around the World

Stories from Around the World

"Traditional stories from all around the world"--Page 4 of cover.

Author: Heather Amery

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 1409508420

Category: Folklore

Page: 127

View: 273

A sumptuous collection of some of the best-known traditional stories from around the globe, illustrated by Linda Edwards.
Categories: Folklore

365 Stories From Around The World

365 Stories From Around The World

Go on,open this book and travel all over the world without getting off your couch!

Author: Om Books Editorial Team

Publisher: Om Books International

ISBN: 9789381607497

Category:

Page: 236

View: 694

Do you often catch yourself day dreaming about what it would be like to live in a foreign land or in another era? If you have, this is the perfect book for you—right from the barren sands of Arabia to the icy cold polar regions of Antarctica—there’s a story here from everywhere for everyone! Go on,open this book and travel all over the world without getting off your couch!
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What a World 1

What a World 1

The two series — What A World and What A Life! — take a fresh approach to reading.

Author: Milada Broukal

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: 0131849255

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 135

View: 728

The two series — What A World and What A Life! — take a fresh approach to reading. High-interest topics ranging from biographies and history to cultures around the world make reading both motivating and pleasurable.
Categories: Foreign Language Study

Wonder Tales from Around the World

Wonder Tales from Around the World

Includes twenty-seven folktales from Europe, Asia, Africa, India, the Arctic, and the Americas.

Author:

Publisher: august house

ISBN: 0874834228

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 155

View: 466

Includes twenty-seven folktales from Europe, Asia, Africa, India, the Arctic, and the Americas.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Wisdom Tales from Around the World

Wisdom Tales from Around the World

A collection of traditional stories from around the world, reflecting the cumulative wisdom of Sufi, Zen, Taoist, Buddhist, Jewish, Christian, African, and Native American cultures.

Author: Heather Forest

Publisher: august house

ISBN: 0874834791

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 156

View: 215

A collection of traditional stories from around the world, reflecting the cumulative wisdom of Sufi, Zen, Taoist, Buddhist, Jewish, Christian, African, and Native American cultures.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Children s Stories from Around the World

Children s Stories from Around the World

" "This book exposes the young reader to a variety of cultures through an engaging narrative that provides a tour of seven countries.

Author: Phyllis Avalon-Pai

Publisher: Acacia Pub Incorporated

ISBN: 0978828380

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 70

View: 358

Children's Stories From Around the World broadens children's minds by transporting them to fascinating countries such as France, Mexico, Iraq, and Afghanistan, and revealing stories told fromt he point of view of children living in those cultures. The ability to respect and understand other cultures an ways of life will deepen a child's heart and compassion. Children's Stories From Around the World is a fantastic item for multicultural children or those in need of some cultural education. It will delight children with its stories of travel and adventure while also teaching them important lessons about life in the rest of the world. Bernadette Kapel, a school principal, says that Children's Stories From Around the World "is a gift to every child no matter what their cultural background."
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Water Stories from Around the World

Water Stories from Around the World

Author: Radhika Menon

Publisher: Tulika Books

ISBN: 8181468198

Category: Children's stories, Indic (English)

Page: 88

View: 297

Categories: Children's stories, Indic (English)

Nursery Tales Around the World

Nursery Tales Around the World

Traditional folktales representing eighteen different cultures are grouped together according to theme and complemented by vivid paintings and borders based on the artwork of each country of origin.

Author: Judy Sierra

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0395678943

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 114

View: 362

Traditional folktales representing eighteen different cultures are grouped together according to theme and complemented by vivid paintings and borders based on the artwork of each country of origin.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Earth Tales from around the World

Earth Tales from around the World

Michael J. Caduto invites readers to listen while the Earth tells these stories through his lyrical retellings of tales such as "Hare Rescues the Sun" and "The Coming of Fire."

Author: Michael J. Caduto

Publisher: Fulcrum Publishing

ISBN: 9781682751299

Category: Social Science

Page: 208

View: 366

Stories come from around the world, but they grow from the very earth upon which they are first told. Michael J. Caduto invites readers to listen while the Earth tells these stories through his lyrical retellings of tales such as "Hare Rescues the Sun" and "The Coming of Fire."
Categories: Social Science

What a World Reading

What a World Reading

The stories in What a World cover a diverse range of high-interest topics, from biographical pieces to exploration of cultures in various historical and contemporary periods.

Author: Milada Broukal

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: 0132472678

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 143

View: 773

""What a World: Amazing Stories from Around the Globe, ""is a six-book series that explores many fascinating topics from around the world and across history. The stories in ""What a World""cover a diverse range of high-interest topics, from biographical pieces to exploration of cultures in various historical and contemporary periods. Features Words that Go Together activities highlight collocations -- words that are easier to learn together. Critical Thinking questions develop students' thiniking skills. Spelling and Punctuation activities provide basic rules and practice for essential skills. Internet activities build students' Internet research skills. Self-Tests help students and teachers assess progress. "What a World Listening" -- a 3-level complementary series -- explores parallel themes to ""What a World Reading"" as it develops students' communication skills.
Categories: Foreign Language Study

Stories From Around the World

Stories From Around the World

And no matter how the story starts, you'll always find your happy ending. Including: Aladdin, Sinbad the Sailor, Hua Mulan and many more.

Author: Emma Adams

Publisher:

ISBN: 1407196464

Category:

Page: 256

View: 100

A complete collection of beloved tales, myths and legends from around the world, bound into a beautiful new edition. Whether you're ready to sail the high seaswith Sinbad the Sailor, or fightalongside brave warrior Hua Mulan, you're guaranteed to find all of your favourite legends right here. And no matter how the story starts, you'll always find your happy ending. Including: Aladdin, Sinbad the Sailor, Hua Mulanand many more.
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A World of Short Stories

A World of Short Stories

Organized around different literary elements, such as plot, theme, and character, the selections in the text are surrounded by pedagogy including vocabulary exercises, pre-reading questions, comprehension quizzes, and writing prompts.

Author: Yvonne Collioud Sisko

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: IND:30000088061878

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 314

View: 354

The World of the Short Storyintroduces a selection of short stories from around the globe into the developmental reading course. With an outstanding selection of authors and carefully designed apparatus, the book is the ideal vehicle for introducing literature to developing readers. Organized around different literary elements, such as plot, theme, and character, the selections in the text are surrounded by pedagogy including vocabulary exercises, pre-reading questions, comprehension quizzes, and writing prompts.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Ghost Stories from Around the World

Ghost Stories from Around the World

Brings together forty-eight tales from around the world featuring spirits who have crossed over into our world.

Author: Ginnie Siena-Bivona

Publisher: Atriad Press LLC

ISBN: 0974039411

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 264

View: 180

Brings together forty-eight tales from around the world featuring spirits who have crossed over into our world.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

Trickster Tales

Trickster Tales

Stories from cultures including ancient Babylonia, China, India, Eastern Europe, Morocco.

Author:

Publisher: august house

ISBN: 0874834503

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 172

View: 935

Stories from cultures including ancient Babylonia, China, India, Eastern Europe, Morocco.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Around the World Tales

Around the World Tales

Readers will be enchanted by this gorgeously illustrated collection of traditional tales from around the world!

Author: Carol Huey-Gatewood

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 9780743970440

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 163

Readers will be enchanted by this gorgeously illustrated collection of traditional tales from around the world! Each folk tale is illustrated in a unique style that brings each story to life. Fables include: Polar Bear Son (Inuit), Maui Goes Fishing (Maori), Why Whales Swim in the Sea (Patagonia), The Mouse Merchant (India), The Shark God (Fiji), and more. This short, 32-page chapter book will appeal to both avid and reluctant readers who enjoy imaginative retellings of classic fables and stories from diverse cultures.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Around the World Stories

Around the World Stories

Author: Olive Risley Seward

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HN2AT4

Category: Voyages around the world

Page: 346

View: 896

Categories: Voyages around the world

Tales from Around the World

Tales from Around the World

This is a collection of traditional folk tales from around the world aimed at confident young readers.

Author: Zero to Ten, Limited

Publisher: Zero to Ten

ISBN: 1840894458

Category: Tales

Page: 208

View: 373

This is a collection of traditional folk tales from around the world aimed at confident young readers.
Categories: Tales

Favorite Folktales from Around the World

Favorite Folktales from Around the World

These tales of wonder and transformation, of heroes and heroines, of love lost and won, of ogres and trolls, stories both jocular and cautionary and legends of pure enchantment will delight readers and storytellers of all ages.

Author: Jane Yolen

Publisher: Pantheon

ISBN: 9780804152860

Category: Fiction

Page: 512

View: 546

From Africa, Burma, and Czechoslovakia to Turkey, Vietnam, and Wales here are more than 150 of the world's best-loved folktales from more than forty countries and cultures. These tales of wonder and transformation, of heroes and heroines, of love lost and won, of ogres and trolls, stories both jocular and cautionary and legends of pure enchantment will delight readers and storytellers of all ages. With black-and-white drawings throughout Part of the Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library
Categories: Fiction