Hugh Lupton,Sophie Fatus: The Story Tree: Tales to Read Aloud
This delightful collection of tales from around the world includes favorites like The Three Billy Goats Gruff (Norwegian) as well as less familiar stories such as The Blue Coat (Jewish) and The Sweetest Song (African-American). Hugh Lupton's engaging narrative quickly draws young readers into each story, while Sophie Fatus's quirky illustrations will have children laughing in their seats, ensuring hours of entertainment.
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Author: Hugh Lupton,Sophie Fatus
Number of Pages: 64 pages
Published Date: 05 Sep 2005
Publisher: Barefoot Books Ltd
Publication Country: Bath, United Kingdom
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