The booklet contains fifteen short bedtime stories. They cover creation accounts, tales about a giant called Choldit, and other related stories featuring lions, foxes, elephants, and other creatures. Each story is brief and crafted in a way that teaches children or adults, too, certain ethics. The authors point to morals learned at the end of each story. These oral stories, indeed, enable children to appreciate nature and, by extension, teach them lifelong values wose oral stories, indeed, enable children to appreciate nature and, by extension, teach them lifelong values worth emulating. They teach children to shun out vices, such as deceit, cowardice, and wickedness, among others. These stories are unique too; they come from a remote and unknown village—Ajok. Given that oral stories are from a memory, which is bound to fail, they may not be the same across every village in South Sudan among the Dinka Malual, let alone the entire Jieng. Hence, readers should expect even village variations if they are to read other accounts.… read more
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Looking for a new home to raise her expected babies, Polly Possum meets a variety of forest animals and learns how they build and ...live in webs, nests, hives, shells, burrows, lodges, dens, caves, dreys, and even hollows. read more
One of the world's greatest storytellers weaves together an unforgettable collection of animal tales, including how the camel got ...its hump, how the leopard got its spots, and how even a butterfly stamping his leg can change a man's life. Initially written for his own "best beloved," "Just So Stories" was published in 1902. It has been a favorite for the past century and is certain to be cherished by generations to come. read more
This collection of heartwarming stories from the Village Shepherd is an ideal means for revealing deep truths of the Christian fai...th while at the same time entertaining and captivating readers. It is a journey through worlds of talking animals, imaginativ read more
This Is A Short & Sweet Book For Kids called "Glimmer the Courageous Unicorn" Glimmer is a young and adventurous unicorn who has a... very curious spirit. Sometimes her curiosity gets her into trouble. One day, Glimmer and the Band of Adventure Seekers read more
"Deeana the Mystical Ballerina" is just one of these wonderful fairy tales, where the Mystical Ballerina changes into a cougar to ...save the king. In her adventures she finds love, courage, and marriage. read more
Won Readers Favorite Five Star Award. In this book, you will meet a little girl named Kayleigh. This is a wonderful prayer bedtime... story book that tells the nightly routine of how Mom and Dad get Kayleigh to go to bed at night. This sweet little book will read more
Marion Helen Abruzese was born November 21, 1919 in Sharon Massachusetts. Where she went to the Charles R. Wilber School. After sc...hool, she would baby-sit for friends, and started telling children's stories. Marion was an avid reader. She would go to the read more
Hardcover, Apg Sales & Fulfillment, 2015, ISBN13 9781742819686, ISBN10 1742819680
Each short story in Tales from Down on the Farm: Bedtime Stories for Anxious Children is told from the prospective of a small cat ...called Bo, who discovers as he grows up that life is not only full of surprises, but is also full of problems that must be so read more
Snuggle down with a story at the end of the day, with this little book of 21 tales from around the worldRetold in simple words and... appealing pictures, these stories are perfect to share at bedtime. They include retellings of 21 tales from around the world and traditional stories. Each is retold concisely and illustrated throughout with lively artwork and join-in words and phrases mixed in with the illustrations, making them fun to share with young children. read more
Jimmy is a sweet little bunny who doesn't like to brush his teeth. One day he discovers a magical toothbrush in his bathroom. With... a little magic and a few surprises, Jimmy learns just how important tooth brushing is and how much fun it can be. read more
More Stories from Around the World: Multicultural Children's Stories
Paperback, Purple Pie Press, 2015, ISBN13 9780692412428, ISBN10 0692412425
Kids are masters of mess-making, especially in their rooms How can you teach them to take care of their playthings and to keep thi...ngs tidy? This children's book may motivate the kids to take responsibility and keep their rooms organized. Follow along as little bunny Jimmy and his brothers learn their lesson in this picture book. They learn to work together, clean up their room, and organize their toys. read more
Folk stories with lessons for children
Mischievous Ntombi, the Chief's daughter, isn't at all afraid of the fearsome Ilunge River. But when she goes to swim there, she e...nrages the Mother of Monsters, with her gigantic head, bulging eyes and thick, slimy scales, causing more trouble than she could ever imagine Part of our new Illustrated Reading Series, designed to make reading alone a pleasure for early, confident and advanced readers. This title targets early readers with simple sentences, carefully chosen vocabulary and exciting storylines to give new readers a head start. read more
Classic Treasury Bedtime Stories is brimming with timeless short stories that children will love by well-known authors such as Rud...yard Kipling and L Frank Baum. Each tale has been specially selected for bedtime reading and individually illustrated. read more
Pages: 144, Paperback, 1st Book Library
This delightfully illustrated biography for children ages 7-10 highlights the life of Pope Francis- the first pope to be a member ...of the Jesuit religious order, to come from Latin America, and to take the papal name in honor of Saint Francis of Assisi read more
STORIES: Billy Mink Finds Little Joe Otter Longlegs The Blue Heron Receives Callers Longlegs Visits The Smiling Pool The Patience ...Of Longlegs The Blue Heron Grandfather Frog Jumps Just In Time Longlegs And Whitetail Quarrel Grandfather Frog's Big Mouth Ge read more
A beautifully illustrated treasury of stories to share at bedtime, written by members of Mumsnet and Gransnet and chosen by former... Children's Laureate, Michael Rosen. This beautiful gift book showcases the best new writing and illustration for children. It features ten prize-winning stories, each of which is illustrated by an up-and-coming artist. Perfect for reading aloud at bedtime, this is a book to enjoy again and again. read more
More than 100 tales of the supernatural, drawn from Tidewater Virginia to the Lone Star State, are included in this collection. Mc...Neil's introduction traces themes peculiar to the South, such as the screaming bridge and the levitating railroad light. Line read more