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The elephant's friend and other tales from ancient India

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The elephant's friend and other tales from ancient India

Williams, Marcia, 1945-

Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012.

[32] p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.

Draws eight stories from well-known collections of Indian folktales--Hitopadesha tales, Jataka tales, and Panchantra tales--and presents them with cartoon-like illustrations.

Reading Level: 3.9

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0763659169

LC Call No:

PZ8.1.W6545 Ele 2012

Dewey Class No:

398.2 23

Author:

Williams, Marcia, 1945-

Title:

The elephant's friend and other tales from ancient India / retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams.

VaryingTitle:

Elephant's friend & other tales from ancient India

Edition:

1st U.S. ed.

Publisher:

Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012.

Physical:

[32] p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, July 2012

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, July 2012

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, October 2012

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, April 2013

Citation/Refs:

Choice, April 2013

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), October 2012

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, May 2012

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, March 2013

Summary:

Draws eight stories from well-known collections of Indian folktales--Hitopadesha tales, Jataka tales, and Panchantra tales--and presents them with cartoon-like illustrations.

Target Audience:

3.9.

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Folklore--India.

Subject:

JUVENILE FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic.

Subject:

JUVENILE FICTION / Legends, Myths, Fables / General.

Subject:

JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / Asia.

Link:

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