Cinderella Liberator

Cinderella Liberator In this modern twist on the classic story, Cinderella, who would rather just be Ella, meets her fairy godmother, goes to a ball, and makes friends with a prince But that is where the familiar story ends Instead of waiting to be rescued, Cinderella learns that she can save herself and those around

When the Sea Turned to Silver

When the Sea Turned to Silver Pinmei s gentle, loving grandmother always has the most exciting tales for her granddaughter and the other villagers However, the peace is shattered one night when soldiers of the Emperor arrive and kidnap the storyteller n nEveryone knows that the Emperor wants something called the Luminous Stone T

A Pocketful of Crows

A Pocketful of Crows I am as brown as brown can be, nAnd my eyes as black as sloe nI am as brisk as brisk can be, nAnd wild as forest doe n The Child Ballads, 295 n nSo begins a beautiful tale of love, loss and revenge Following the seasons, A Pocketful of Crows balances youth and age, wisdom and passion and draws on natu

Tiny Feet Between the Mountains

Tiny Feet Between the Mountains A young Korean girl must come up with a clever idea to help a spirit tiger who has swallowed the sun by mistake in this fun, charming debut picture book from author illustrator Hanna Cha.Soe In is a tiny child in a village full of large people She struggles with completing chores due to her size, b

La Princesa and the Pea

La Princesa and the Pea The Princess and the Pea gets a fresh twist in this charming bilingual retelling.El principe knows this girl is the one for him, but, as usual, his mother doesn t agree The queen has a secret test in mind to see if this girl is really a princesa But the prince might just have a sneaky plan, too

Little Red Gliding Hood

Little Red Gliding Hood Little Red Riding Hood straps on her ice skates in this fractured fairy tale A figure skating enthusiast, Little Red has worn her skates right out and must win a pairs competition to earn new ones But who will be her partner The Dish is already dancing with the Spoon, and Hansel is spinning Grete

Between Worlds: Folktales of Britain & Ireland

Between Worlds: Folktales of Britain & Ireland The definitive collection of British and Irish folktales from master storyteller and poet Kevin Crossley Holland n nRich and strange, these eerie and magical folktales from across Britain and Ireland have been passed down from generation to generation, and are gathered together in a definitive new co

The Great Gran Plan

The Great Gran Plan The pig lives in a house in the middle of the wild wood n nBut inside the wild wood there s a bad wolf and this hungry wolf wants a little pig for dinner But a house made of bricks is hard to blow down, so instead of gobbling Pig, Wolf moves to plan B gobbling Red Riding Hood s poor defenceless g

Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise

Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise Surprise The little red chicken is back and as endearingly silly as ever in David Ezra Stein s follow up to the Caldecott Honor winning Interrupting Chicken n nIt s homework time for the little red chicken, who has just learned about something every good story should have an elephant of surpr

It's Not Jack and the Beanstalk

It's Not Jack and the Beanstalk Jack is not fond of the bossy narrator of his fairy tale When Jack is told to trade his beloved cow Bessie for some magic beans, throw the beans out the window, climb the ENORMOUS beanstalk that sprouts overnight, and steal from a GIANT, he decides this fairy tale is getting out of control In fact

Little Red

Little Red Little Red Riding Hood meets a wolf on her way through the woods to visit her sick grandmother The wolf is hungry, and Red Riding Hood looks tasty, so he hatches a dastardly plan, gobbles up Grandma and lies in wait So far, so familiar But this Little Red Riding Hood is not easily fooled, and thi

A Big Bed for Little Snow

A Big Bed for Little Snow A picture book introducing readers to their first snow nWhen it was quiet, Little Snow grinned and then jumped, jumped, jumped Little Snow loves the new big, soft bed Mommy made him for the long, cold winter nights But Mommy says this bed is for sleeping, not jumping What happens when he can t res

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon In the valley of Fruitless Mountain, a young girl named Minli spends her days working hard in the fields and her nights listening to her father spin fantastic tales about the Jade Dragon and the Old Man of the Moon Minli s mother, tired of their poor life, chides him for filling her head with nonse