Urashima Taro And Other Japanese Children's Favorite Stories

Author: Florence Sakade

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 153

Full of beautiful, unique illustrations this multicultural childrens book is a collection of Japanese fairy tales and folk stories. Welcome to a fantastic world populated by lonely dragons, adventuresome boys, magical elves, and a host of other beloved characters who have lived on for centuries in the traditional tales of Japan. Drawn from folklore passed down from generation to generation, the ten enchanting Japanese children's stories collected in this volume have been lovingly retold just for today's readers. Vibrantly illustrated and full of thrilling adventures, funny discoveries, and important lessons, they're sure to become story time favorites. Included are some of Japan's best-loved children's tales: Urashima Taro The Fairy Crane The Dragon's Tears The Sandal-seller The Robe of Feathers The Old Man with a Wen The Flying Farmer The Magic Mortar The Biggest in the World Why the Red Elf Cried

Japanese Children's Favorite Stories Book One

Author: Florence Sakade

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 112

View: 962

This colorfully illustrated multicultural children's book presents Japanese fairy tales and other folk stories—providing insight into a rich literary culture. Playful goblins with long noses, magic tea kettles and a delightfully brave hero who just happens to be one inch tall-these are some of the wonderful characters you'll meet in this collection of the 20 best-loved Japanese children's stories. Drawn from folklore and passed down for generations, these classic tales speak of the virtues of hard work, humility, kindness and good humor—"Once upon a time…" has never sounded so inviting. Commemorating the 50th anniversary of one of our all-time best-selling titles. With a new foreword, each story has been lovingly revised and reset, and all the sparkling illustrations appear in color for the very first time. With so many enchanting stories to choose from, young readers will have a delightful time deciding which is their very favorite. This classic book has had 51 reprints and sold over 175,000 copies since it was first released in 1953. Other titles in our growing series of Asian Children's Favorite Stories include Favorite Children's Stories from China and Tibet, Balinese Children's Favorite Stories and Filipino Children's Favorite Stories.

Little One-Inch & Other Japanese Children's Favorite Stories

Author: Florence Sakade

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 448

This delightfully illustrated multicultural children's book presents Japanese fairy tales and other folk stories that children and parents alike will love. Welcome to a fantastic world populated by mischievous monkeys, a dragon king, and a host of other beloved characters who have lived on for centuries in the traditional tales of Japan. Drawn from Japanese folklore passed down from generation to generation, the ten enchanting stories collected in this volume have been lovingly retold for today's readers. Vibrantly illustrated and full of thrilling adventure, funny discoveries, and important lessons, they're sure to become story time favorites. Included are some of Japan's best-loved stories: The Spider Weaver Little One-Inch The badger and the Magic Fan Mr. Lucky Straw Why the Jellyfish Has No Bones The Old Man Who Made Trees Blossom And many more!

Peach Boy And Other Japanese Children's Favorite Stories

Author: Florence Sakade

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 365

This colorfully illustrated multicultural children's book presents several Japanese fairy tales and other folk stories—providing insight into a rich oral culture. Welcome to a fantastic world populated by magical teakettles, long-nosed goblins, brave warriors, and a host of other beloved characters who have lived on for centuries in the traditional tales of Japan. Drawn from Japanese folklore that has been passed down from generation to generation, the nine enchanting stories collected in this volume have been lovingly retold just for today's readers. Vibrantly illustrated and full of thrilling adventures, funny discoveries and important lessons, they're sure to become story time favorites. Included are some of Japan's best-loving children stories: Peach Boy The Magic Teakettle Monkey-Dance and Sparrow-Dance The Long-Nosed Goblins The Rabbit in the Moon The Rabbit in the Moon The Tongue-Cut Sparrow Sill Saburo The Toothpick Warriors The Sticky-Sticky Pine

Kintaro's Adventures and Other Japanese Children's Favorite

Author: Florence Sakade

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 863

Welcome to a fantastic world populated by singing turtles, boys who wrestle wolves, and a host of other beloved characters who have lived on for centuries in the traditional tales of Japan. Drawn from folklore passed down from generation to generation, the six enchanting stories collected in this volume have been lovingly retold for today’s readers. Vibrantly illustrated and full of thrilling adventures, funny discoveries, and important lessons, they’re sure to become story time favorites. Included are some of Japan’s best-loved stories: The Rolling Rice Cakes How to Fool a Cat The Princess and the Herdboy Saburo the Eel Catcher Kintaro’s Adventures The Singing Turtle

147 Traditional Stories for Primary School Children to Retell.

Author: Chris Smith

Publisher: Hawthorn Press

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 432

View: 658

Stories from oral traditions from a variety of historical, cultural and geographical sources, arranged by year group, fully indexed with an introduction explaining how to use the Collection.

Japan Through Children's Literature

An Annotated Bibliography

Author: Roberta K. Gumport

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 144

View: 384

Provides an annotated listing of resources which teach children about Japan, its culture, and its history

A Collector's Guide to Books on Japan in English

An Annotated List of Over 2500 Titles with Subject Index

Author: Jozef Rogala

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: Social Science

Page: 288

View: 549

Provides an invaluable and very accessible addition to existing biographic sources and references, not least because of the supporting biographies of major writers and the historical and cultural notes provided.

Japanese Children's Favorite Stories Book Two

Author: Florence Sakade

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

View: 489

This colorfully illustrated multicultural children's book presents Japanese fairy tales and other folk stories—providing insight into a rich literary culture. Playful goblins with long noses, magic tea kettles and a delightfully brave hero who just happens to be one inch tall-these are some of the wonderful characters you'll meet in this collection of the 20 best-loved Japanese children's stories. Drawn from folklore and passed down for generations, these classic tales speak of the virtues of hard work, humility, kindness and good humor — "Once upon a time …" has never sounded so inviting. Commemorating the 50th anniversary of one of our all-time best-selling titles. With a new foreword, each story has been lovingly revised and reset, and all the sparkling illustrations appear in color for the very first time. With so many enchanting stories to choose from, young readers will have a delightful time deciding which is their very favorite. The Children's Favorite Stories series was created to share the folktales and legends most beloved by children in the East with young readers of all backgrounds in the West. Other multicultural children's books in this series include: Asian Children's Favorite Stories, Indian Children's Favorite Stories, and Indonesian Children's Favorite Stories.

Anthology of Children's Literature

Author: Edna Johnson

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)

ISBN:

Category: Children's literature

Page: 1180

View: 955

An anthology of nursery tales and rhymes, nonsense verse, poetry, folklore, mythology, epics, fiction, and non-fiction from a variety of sources.