Out of the Everywhere

Out of the Everywhere

Tales for A New World

Book - 2000
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In this dramatically illustrated book, master storyteller Jan Andrews takes folk tales from old cultures and retells them in new ways for modern audiences. Transformed tales from the motherland include: "Pinkoya's Child," from Chile, now set on the coast of North America; "Little Daughter of the Snow," from Russia, now set on the prairie; and "Pradeep and the Princess Labam," from India, now set in a New World forest. "Ng's cool, brooding full-page paintings have an intense presence that enhances the stories' exotic flavor, and the overall design is elegant. A book not to miss." -- Booklist
Publisher: Toronto, ON: Groundwood Books, 2000
ISBN: 9780888994028
Branch Call Number: 398.2 AND 2000
Characteristics: 95 p.: col.ill
Additional Contributors: Ng, Simon


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