Category Archives: Folk Tale

Nine Color Deer by Kailin Duan,  translated by Jeremy Tiang

Nine Color Deer by Kailin Duan,  translated by Jeremy Tiang. Levine Querido, 2022. 9781646141784 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: Folktale What did you like about the book?  Taking her … Continue reading

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The Three Hunters by Raymond Gianfrancesco and the Grade Four Class of Leo Ussak School, illustrated by Thamires Paredes

The Three Hunters by Raymond Gianfrancesco and the Grade Four Class of Leo Ussak School, illustrated by Thamires Paredes. Inhabit Media Inc., 2022. 9781772274288 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback picture book What … Continue reading

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The Three Billy Goats Gruff retold by Mac Barnett, illustrated by Jon Klassen

The Three Billy Goats Gruff retold by Mac Barnett, illustrated by Jon Klassen. Orchard Books, 2022. 9781338673845 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Uncorrected proof (publication date 10/18/22) Genre: Folktale What did you like … Continue reading

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The Musicians of Bremen: A Grimm’s Fairy Tale by Gerda Muller

The Musicians of Bremen: A Grimm’s Fairy Tale by Gerda Muller. Floris Books, c2015, 2022. 9781782507925 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review): 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Folktale What did you like about the book?  This lovely, … Continue reading

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Earth, Sea & Stars: Inspiring Tales of the Natural World by Isabel Otter, illustrated by Ana Senderby

Earth, Sea & Stars: Inspiring Tales of the Natural World by Isabel Otter, illustrated by Ana Senderby. Tiger Tales, 2022. 9781680102789 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fairy/folk tales What did you … Continue reading

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The True Story of a Mouse Who Never Asked For It by Ana Cristina Herreros,  illustrated by Violeta Lópiz

The True Story of a Mouse Who Never Asked For It by Ana Cristina Herreros,  illustrated by Violeta Lópiz. Enchanted Lion, 2021. 9781592703203 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: Folktale … Continue reading

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The Three Princes of Serendip: New Tellings of Old Tales for Everyone by Rodaan Al Galidi, illustrated by Geertje Aalders

The Three Princes of Serendip: New Tellings of Old Tales for Everyone by Rodaan Al Galidi, illustrated by Geertje Aalders. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536214505  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you … Continue reading

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Telling Stories Wrong by Gianni Rodari,  illustrated by Beatrice Alemagna

Telling Stories Wrong by Gianni Rodari,  illustrated by Beatrice Alemagna, translated by Antony Shugaar. Enchanted Lion, c1962, 2022. 9781592703609 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Fairy Song by Janis Mackay, illustrated by Ruchi Mhasane

The Fairy Song by Janis Mackay, illustrated by Ruchi Mhasane. Kelpies Books, 2021. 9781782507475 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback Genre:  Fantasy/picture book What did you like about the book? This charming fairy tale-like … Continue reading

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Blancaflor, The Hero with Secret Powers: A Folktale from Latin America / Blancaflor, La heroína con poderes secretos: Un cuento de Latinoamérica by Nadja Spiegelman, illustrated by García Sánchez

Blancaflor, The Hero with Secret Powers: A Folktale from Latin America (9781943145553) / Blancaflor, La heroína con poderes secretos: Un cuento de Latinoamérica (9781943145577) by Nadja Spiegelman, illustrated by García Sánchez. Introduction by F. Isabel Campoy. Spanish translation by María … Continue reading

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