Favorite Folktales from Around the World

Jane Yolen (Editor)
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Product Details

Price
$21.00  $19.32
Publisher
Pantheon Books
Publish Date
August 12, 1988
Pages
512
Dimensions
6.02 X 9.21 X 1.33 inches | 1.57 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780394751887

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About the Author

JANE YOLEN is the author of more than three hundred books, including children's fiction, poetry, short stories, graphic novels, fantasy, and science fiction. Her books include Owl Moon, The Devil's Arithmetic, Briar Rose, Sister Emily's Lightship and Other Stories, and How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night? Honors she has received include the Caldecott Medal, two Nebula Awards, two Christopher Medals, the World Fantasy Award, three Mythopoeic Fantasy Awards, the Golden Kite Award, the National Jewish Book Award, the World Fantasy Association's Lifetime Achievement Award, and the Association of Jewish Libraries Award.

Reviews

"Wonderful . . . This book provides a wealth of delights."
--The New York Times Book Review

"This handsome book, a feast of good reading, deserves a place in every home where there are children."
--John Barkham Reviews

"Most of the great human themes, from storytelling itself through love, wisdom, and death are covered in this dazzling collection of tales . . . A delight for all readers."
--Library Journal

"Be you storyteller or story reader, this wonderful folktale collection is not to be missed."
--Jim Trelease, author of The Read-Aloud Handbook

Praise for the Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library
"A splendid folklore series . . . "
--The Washington Post