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The Resource Noodlehead stories : world tales kids can read & tell, retold by Martha Hamilton and Mitch Weiss ; illustrations by Ariane Elsammak

Noodlehead stories : world tales kids can read & tell, retold by Martha Hamilton and Mitch Weiss ; illustrations by Ariane Elsammak

Label
Noodlehead stories : world tales kids can read & tell
Title
Noodlehead stories
Title remainder
world tales kids can read & tell
Statement of responsibility
retold by Martha Hamilton and Mitch Weiss ; illustrations by Ariane Elsammak
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of folktales from around the world, all featuring the character of the fool, with tips for telling the stories aloud, related activities, and source notes
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1
LC item number
.N74 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hamilton, Martha
  • Weiss, Mitch
  • Elsammak, Ariane
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Storytelling
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Noodlehead stories : world tales kids can read & tell, retold by Martha Hamilton and Mitch Weiss ; illustrations by Ariane Elsammak
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 91-96)
Contents
Boy who sold the butter (Denmark) -- Dead or alive? (Uruguay) -- Wise fools of Gotham (England) -- Farmer who was easily fooled (Lebanon) -- Juan Bobo and the pot that would not walk (Puerto Rico) -- Scissors (Norway) -- What a bargain! (Arabia) -- Whose horse is whose? (United States) -- Donkey egg (Algeria) -- Such a silly, senseless servant (China) -- No doubt about it (Iran) -- When Giufa guarded the goldsmith's door (Italy) -- Men with mixed-up feet (Russia) -- Next time I'll know what to do (England) -- Hunter of Java (Indonesia/Java) -- Seven foolish fishermen (France) -- King brought down by one blow (Philippines) -- Clever Elsie (Germany) -- Man who didn't know what Minu meant (Ghana) -- Fool's feather pillow (Ireland) -- Ninny who didn't know himself (Moldova) -- Mayor's golden shoes (Poland [Jewish]) -- I'd laugh, too, if I weren't dead (Iceland)
Control code
ocm44769362
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
95 p.
Isbn
9780874835847
Lccn
00056602
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Noodlehead stories : world tales kids can read & tell, retold by Martha Hamilton and Mitch Weiss ; illustrations by Ariane Elsammak
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 91-96)
Contents
Boy who sold the butter (Denmark) -- Dead or alive? (Uruguay) -- Wise fools of Gotham (England) -- Farmer who was easily fooled (Lebanon) -- Juan Bobo and the pot that would not walk (Puerto Rico) -- Scissors (Norway) -- What a bargain! (Arabia) -- Whose horse is whose? (United States) -- Donkey egg (Algeria) -- Such a silly, senseless servant (China) -- No doubt about it (Iran) -- When Giufa guarded the goldsmith's door (Italy) -- Men with mixed-up feet (Russia) -- Next time I'll know what to do (England) -- Hunter of Java (Indonesia/Java) -- Seven foolish fishermen (France) -- King brought down by one blow (Philippines) -- Clever Elsie (Germany) -- Man who didn't know what Minu meant (Ghana) -- Fool's feather pillow (Ireland) -- Ninny who didn't know himself (Moldova) -- Mayor's golden shoes (Poland [Jewish]) -- I'd laugh, too, if I weren't dead (Iceland)
Control code
ocm44769362
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
95 p.
Isbn
9780874835847
Lccn
00056602
Other physical details
ill.

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