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    The McElderry book of Greek myths

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    The McElderry book of Greek myths

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Contains illustrated retellings of twelve classic Greek myths, including the stories of Pandora, Icarus, King Midas, and others.

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    Days of awe

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    The adventures of Hershel of Ostropol

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    398.2
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    The adventures of Hershel of Ostropol

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Stories about a clever man who lived by his wits as his pockets were always empty.

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    Anansi and the magic stick

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    Anansi and the magic stick

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Anansi the Spider steals Hyena's magic stick so he won't have to do the chores, but when the stick's magic won't stop, he gets more than he bargained for.

    Due 10/03/19

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    Anansi and the moss-covered rock

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    Anansi and the moss-covered rock

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Anansi the Spider uses a strange moss-covered rock in the forest to trick all the other animals, until Little Bush Deer decides he needs to learn a lesson.

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    Anansi and the talking melon

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    Anansi and the talking melon

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Anansi, a clever spider, tricks Elephant and some other animals into thinking the melon in which he is hiding can talk.

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    Anansi goes fishing

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    Anansi goes fishing

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Anansi the spider plans to trick Turtle into catching a fish for his dinner, but Turtle proves to be smarter and ends up with a free meal. Explains the origin of spider webs.

    Due 10/01/19

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    The birds' gift

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    The birds' gift : a Ukrainian Easter story

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Villagers take in a flock of golden birds nearly frozen by an early snow and are rewarded with beautifully decorated eggs the next spring.

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    Count Silvernose

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    398.2
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    Count Silvernose : a story from Italy

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    A washerwoman's clever oldest daughter finds a way to rescue her two foolish sisters from the cruel Count Silvernose.

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    The flying canoe

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    The flying canoe : a Christmas story

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    On Christmas Eve, six French-Canadian trappers meet a mysterious stranger who gives them the gift of a trip to their homes in Montreal, if only they agree not to speak until they cross their own thresholds.

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    The hero Beowulf

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    The hero Beowulf

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    A simple, brief retelling of the Anglo-Saxon epic about the heroic efforts of Beowulf, son of Ecgtheow, to save the people of Heorot Hall from the terrible monster, Grendel.

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    Onions and garlic

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    Onions and garlic : an old tale

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    The youngest of a merchant's three sons proves that he is not as foolish as he was thought to be when he trades a sackful of onions for a fortune in diamonds.

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    Rimonah of the Flashing Sword

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    Rimonah of the Flashing Sword : a North African tale

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    A traditional Egyptian version of Snow White.

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    The spider's gift

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    The spider's gift : a Ukrainian Christmas story

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Katrusya's family cannot afford Christmas, but they cut a small pine tree in the forest, decorate it with buttons, and, when baby spiders hatch in its branches, they especially enjoy the silvery webs that appear.

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    Ten suns

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    Ten suns : a Chinese legend

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    When the ten sons of Di Jun walk across the sky together causing the earth to burn from the blazing heat, their father looks for a way to stop the destruction.

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    Three samurai cats

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    Three samurai cats : a story from Japan

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    An adaptation of a Japanese folktale in which a feudal lord seeks a samurai cat to rid his castle of a savage rat, but soon discovers that violence is not always the best way to accomplish things.

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    The two mountains

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    The two mountains : an Aztec legend

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Two married gods, who disobey their orders and visit Earth, are turned into mortals as punishment, and eventually become mountains so that they will always stand side by side.

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    Sword of the samurai

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    Sword of the samurai : adventure stories from Japan

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Seven short stories about samurai warriors, their way of life, courage, wit, and foolishness.

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    The Chanukkah guest

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    The Chanukkah guest

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    On the first night of Chanukkah, Old Bear wanders into Bubba Brayna's house and receives a delicious helping of potato latkes when she mistakes him for the rabbi.

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    Hershel and the Hanukkah goblins

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    Hershel and the Hanukkah goblins

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Relates how Hershel outwits the goblins that haunt the old synagogue and prevent the village people from celebrating Hanukkah.

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    Iron John

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    Iron John

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    With help of Iron John, the wild man of the forest who is under a curse, a young prince makes his way in the world and finds his true love.

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    Joha makes a wish

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    Joha makes a wish : a Middle Eastern tale

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    An original story, based on the Joha tales of the Arabic-speaking world, in which a hapless man finds a wishing stick that brings him nothing but bad luck. Includes an author's note about the history of Joha tales.

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    Moby Dick

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    Moby Dick : chasing the great white whale

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Captain Ahab takes his crew on a mission to find Moby Dick, the great white whale that crippled him.

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    Simon and the bear

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    Simon and the bear : a Hanukkah tale

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    Stranded on an iceberg on his way to America, Simon remembers his mother's parting words and lights the first candle on his menorah while praying for a miracle, which soon arrives in the form of a friendly polar bear.

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    The valiant red rooster

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    The valiant red rooster : a story from Hungary

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    A clever rooster retrieves his diamond button from a thieving sultan.

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    Zigazak!

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    Zigazak! : a magical Hanukkah night

    Kimmel, Eric A.

    The rabbi of Brisk is able to teach the people of the town a lesson about good and evil when two devils arrive on Hanukkah night intent on causing mischief.

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