Books in this category include some traditional and some non-traditional versions of stories and poems from around the world. Some of these tales convey life lessons; others are intended to delight and amuse the reader or listener. Some of the poems were written by children.
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All Books in the Folktales, Legends & Poems Category
Tongues of Jade Laurence Yep (Author), David Wiesner (Illustrator) This book is collection of early Chinese American tales. The stories are thoughtful and heartfelt and usually end with a specific moral. [Grade Level: 3 - 6]
Turkey's Gift to the People Written by Ani Rucki This story is based on a Navajo folktale. A group of animals all band together to protect themselves from a flood. Each of the animals work together, using their own individual skills. [Grade Level: K - 3]