Category Archives: Folk Tale

The Secret of Purple Lake – by Yaba Badoe, illustrated by Gbolahan Adams

      The Secret of Purple Lake – by Yaba Badoe, illustrated by Gbolahan Adams, Cassava Republic, 9781911115311, 2018 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review): 3.5 Genre:  Fantasy, World Folk Tales What did you like … Continue reading

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Siuluk, The Last Tuniq – Nadia Sammurtok, illustrated by Rob Nix

Siuluk, The Last Tuniq – Nadia Sammurtok, illustrated by Rob Nix, Inhabit Media, (9781772271782), 2018 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Folklore What did you like about the book? The story of Siuluk is … Continue reading

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La Matadragones: cuentos de Latinoamérica por Jaime Hernandez

  La Matadragones: cuentos de Latinoamérica por Jaime Hernandez, con introducción de F. Isabel Campoy. Toon, 2018. 9781943145300 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Folktales What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Gnawer of Rocks by Louise Flaherty, illustrated by Jim Nelson

     The Gnawer of Rocks by Louise Flaherty, illustrated by Jim Nelson. Inhabit Media, 2017.  9781772271652 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Legend What did you like about the book? An … Continue reading

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The Dragon Slayer: Folktales from Latin America by Jamie Hernandez

  The Dragon Slayer: Folktales from Latin America by Jamie Hernandez, with an introduction by F. Isabel Campoy. Toon, 2018.  9781943145287 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Folktales What did you like … Continue reading

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Astrid Lindgren’s Tomten Tales: The Tomten and The Tomten and the Fox – written by Astrid Lindgren, illustrated by‎ Harald Wiberg

     Astrid Lindgren’s Tomten Tales: The Tomten and The Tomten and the Fox – written by Astrid Lindgren, illustrated by‎ Harald Wiberg, Floris Books, 9781782504610, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture Book/ Folklore What did … Continue reading

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Coyote Tales by Thomas King, illustrated by Byron Eggenschwiler

    Coyote Tales by Thomas King, illustrated by Byron Eggenschwiler, Groundwood Books, 2017 ISBN: 978-1-55498-833-4 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 4 Genre: folktales What did you like about the book? This book features two … Continue reading

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