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Product description

Ten timeless tales from around the world are retold for a modern generation by master storyteller Jamila Gavin. Shiver at the Brazilian tale of the Whistling Monster, who terrifies the people of the Amazon River. Marvel at the mystery of night and day in an Inuit creation myth, The Coming of the Raven. Or revel in the ancient Indian legend of the birth of Krishna. Told in eloquent yet simple language which is perfect for emerging readers, these stories offer a tantalising taste of our globe’s rich storytelling heritage.

Product Details






Walker Books Ltd

Date published

September 7th, 2009

Other details
  • 80 pages


UK edition


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