Fairy Tales from Far and Wide (Barefoot Beginners)

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An anthology with lively text and handsome illustrations brings together seven classic fairy tales from different cultures, including German, Irish, West Indian, and Native American. By the of Golden Apples.

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Grade 2-4-The seven fairy tales in this picture-book anthology range from the familiar German "Frog Prince" to the lesser-known Swedish story, "The Sun Egg." The stories are fairly faithful to the originals, but are bland. The language lacks the strong images, the cultural nuances, and the harsher elements that enrich folktales and place them in their particular culture. The illustrations have the same problem. Although the watercolors contain superficial cultural details, the cartoonlike drawings are not distinctive.
Karen K. Radtke, Milwaukee Public Library
Copyright 1999 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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