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Fairies! A True Story

by Shirley Raye Redmond & Red Hansen

From the forest fairies of West Africa to the magical brownies of Scotland, people have told stories about fairies for a long, long time. In England, two little girls shocked the world when they claimed that...


To the Heart of the Rainbow

by Gareth Knight & Libby Travassos Valdez

In what appears on the surface to be a children's story, Gareth Knight, using Tarot imagery, conducts a guided visualisation through the Tree of Life ... and back again. Richard and Rebecca meet the Joker of...


The Yiddish Fish

by Santiago Cohen

Rob Costello, a fishmonger, must be hearing things, because he swears a fish is speaking to him. Furthermore, it’s speaking Yiddish—and Rob doesn’t even speak Yiddish. Oy vey! Although Mr. Lipshitz, Rob’s...


The White Elephant and Other Tales from India

by Georgene Faulkner & Frederick Richardson

This treasury of fantastic folklore presents eleven traditional Indian stories, beautifully illustrated in full color. Many of the timeless tales of wise and foolish creatures offer intriguing regional variations...


123 World Children Stories: The Collection - Volume 3

by Patrick Healy & Kaspars Grinvalds

Famous stories from all over the world retold by the teacher Patrick Healy. Patrick was working for decades on this collection and now he is happy to share the third volume with 123 tales. Romanian Tales, Russian...


Celtic Fairy Tales

by Joseph Jacobs

This affordable volume features 26 enchanting stories assembled from Welsh, Scottish, and Irish sources, including "King O'Toole and His Goose," "The Lad with the Goat Skin, "The Sea Maiden," and many more....


Tales and Legends from India - Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker

by M. Dorothy Belgrave

This collection, Tales and Legends from India, features thirteen classic tales from the East - including 'The Noose of Fate', 'The Adventurous Brethren', 'The Flute Player', and 'The Hard-Hearted Princess'....


Children's Stories From Japanese Fairy Tales & Legends - Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker

by N. Kato

The stories in this edition of 'Japanese Fairy Tales and Legends' include: 'The Land of the Rising Sun', 'The Old Man who made Withered Trees to Bloom', 'The Marriage of the Rat's Daughter', 'The Story of Raiko...


More English Fairy Tales - Illustrated by John D. Batten

by Joseph Jacobs

'More English Fairy Tales' is a collection of stories written by Joseph Jacobs, accompanied by the masterful black-and-white illustrations of John D. Batten. It includes such tales as 'The Pied Piper', 'Tattercoats',...


Tsarina

by J. Nelle Patrick

"Romance, adventure, magic and history blend seamlessly into a story that is... historically sensitive and gloriously thrilling." --Kirkus, starred review

Natalya knows a secret. 

A magical Faberge egg glows...


The Dragon of Krakow: and other Polish Stories

by Richard Monte & Paul Hess

These Polish folk tales have a delightfully mischievous character all their own. To create his sparkling collection, Richard Monte has gathered some of Poland's favourite stories from all over the country.


The Mermaid of Warsaw: and other tales from Poland

by Richard Monte & Paul Hess

Enchanting, wicked and often very funny, Poland's folk tales are one of the great treasures of Central Europe. Crowned by the story of The Mermaid of Warsaw, the eight colourful tales in this collection include...


Takeshita Demons

by Cristy Burne & Siku

Miku Takeshita and her family have moved from Japan to live in the UK, but unfortunately the family's enemy demons have followed them…

Miku knows she's in trouble when her new supply teacher turns out to be...


Fairy Gold: A Book of Old English Fairy Tales

by Ernest Rhys & Herbert Cole

This enthralling illustrated collection of 33 stories features favorite English characters such as Dick Whittington and Jack the Giant Killer, plus Tom Thumb and others from the wider world of folklore.


Indian Fairy Tales

by Joseph Jacobs

Classic compilation of 29 traditional tales by a leading British folklorist includes "The Lion and the Crane," "Sun, Moon, and Wind Go Out to Dinner," "The Prince and the Fakir," and other illustrated fables....


East O' the Sun and West O' the Moon

by George Webbe Dasent

Remarkable collection — the only complete edition of these wonderful tales — contains scores of classic Norwegian tales made even more attractive by 77 illustrations by famed children's artists.


East O' the Sun and West O' the Moon & Other Norwegian Fairy Tales

by George Webbe Dasent

Classic Norwegian fairy tales include title story, plus "Shortshanks," "Princess on the Glass Hill," "Why the Sea Is Salt," "The Twelve Wild Ducks," "The Mastermaid," "Dapplegrim," "Tatterhood," and 2 other...


The Firebird and Other Russian Fairy Tales

by Arthur Ransome

Choice collection of 9 classic tales tells of magical beasts, frightful giants, wicked witches, and beguiling creatures of the sea. A delight for fairy tale fans of all ages.


Scottish Fairy Tales: Unabridged In Easy-To-Read Type

by Donald A. Mackenzie & John Green

Charming collection of ancient and modern Scottish stories includes "Battle of the Fairy Kings," "Conall and the Thunder Hag," "In the Kingdom of Seals," "The Maid-of-the-Wave," and many more. 34 illustrations....


The Olive Fairy Book

by Andrew Lang

Eight Punjabi tales, five from Armenia, 16 others. An enchanting world of flying dragons, ogres, fairies, and princes transformed into white foxes. 50 illustrations.