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Author Hoffman, Mary, 1945-

Title The Barefoot book of brother and sister tales / retold by Mary Hoffman ; illustrated by Emma Shaw-Smith.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Barefoot Books, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 398.4 HOF    DUE 06-01-20
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 398.22 HOF    Available
Description 63 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 62-63).
Contents Hansel and Gretel (German) -- Quillwork girl and her seven star brothers (Cheyenne) -- Red cow (Armenian) -- Alionushka and Ivanushka (Russian) -- Girl who banished seven brothers (Moroccan) -- Achol and Maper (Sudanese) -- Trampling the demons (Japanese).
Summary A collection of stories from around the world, which explore the unique relationship between siblings.
Subject Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile literature.
Brothers and sisters -- Folklore.
Added Author Shaw-Smith, Emma.
Added Title Brother and sister tales
ISBN 1841480290 : $19.99

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