Tuck-me-in tales: bedtime stories from around the world

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Publisher:
August House LittleFolk,
Pub. Date:
c1996.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 2.8 - AR Pts: 0.5
Description
Selected as Outstanding by the Parent Council Best Books for BedtimeAround the world each night, parents tell stories to children as they put them to bed. Margaret Read MacDonald--a folklorist, storyteller, and children's librarian--uses bedtime tales in the daytime to end her story hours on a calm note. Here she includes five of her favorite folktales from around the world. "Chin Chin Kobokama" tells the story of a young Japanese girl who overcomes her fear of the dark--and learns there are good reasons to clean up her room. "Snow Bunting's Lullaby," a lovely Siberian tale, shows the lengths to which Papa and Mama Bunting must go to protect their children--and get them to sleep. A South American tale explains the movement of the sun and moon. And "Kanji-Jo, the Nestling," a lively Liberian tale, shows, as so many folk stories do, that there's no place like home. In elegant, finely detailed watercolors, artist Yvonne Davis joins MacDonald in guiding the reader on a bedtime trip around the world.
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ISBN:
9780874834611
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Full title tuck me in tales bedtime stories from around the world
Author macdonald margaret read
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Last Update 2018-05-17 04:46:41AM
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display_description Presents five folktales for young children, including "Snow Bunting's Lullaby" from Siberia, "Chin Chin Kobokama" from Japan, "Kanji-jo, the Nestlings" from Liberia, "The Playground of the Sun and Moon" from Argentina, and "Counting Sheep" from the British Isles.
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subject_facet Folklore, Tales
title_display Tuck-me-in tales : bedtime stories from around the world
title_full Tuck-me-in tales : bedtime stories from around the world / Margaret Read MacDonald ; illustrated by Yvonne Davis
title_short Tuck-me-in tales :
title_sub bedtime stories from around the world
topic_facet Folklore, Tales