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Author Yolen, Jane, author.
Title Not one damsel in distress : world folktales for strong girls / collected and told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Susan Guevara.
Pub Info Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]
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Descript 134 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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Note Accelerated Reader MG 5.7 4 4 66295
Summary A collection of fifteen traditional tales from various parts of the world, with the main character of each being a fearless, strong, heroic, and resourceful woman.
Contents Atalanta the huntress (Greece) -- Nana Miriam (Niger) -- Fitcher's bird (Germany) -- The girl and the puma (Argentina) -- Li Chi slays the serpent (China) -- Brave woman counts coup (United States/White River Sioux) -- Pretty Penny (United States/Ozark Mountains) -- Burd Janet (Scotland) -- Mizilca (Romania) -- The pirate princess Poland/Jewish) -- The samurai maiden (Japan) -- Bradamante (France) -- Molly Whuppie (England) -- The princess Kemang (Indonesia) -- Masha and the bear (Azerbaijan).
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Fairy tales.
Women -- Folklore.
Fairy tales.
Women -- Folklore.
JUVENILE FICTION -- Fairy Tales & Folklore -- General.
JUVENILE FICTION -- Fairy Tales & Folklore -- Country & Ethnic.
JUVENILE FICTION -- Girls & Women.
Add Author Guevara, Susan, illustrator.
ISBN 9781328900203 (hardback)
1328900207 (hardback)
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