Folktales, Myths & Fairy Tales

PGN310
$16.00  
Paperback, Richard Erdoes, 320pages, 7 x 5, 9780140277715
Of all the characters in myths and legends told around the world, it's the wily trickster who provides the real spark in the action, causing trouble wherever he goes. This figure shows up time and again in Native American folklore, where he takes many forms, from the irascible Coyote of the...

PER227
$14.99  
Paperback, 64pages, 9 x 12, 9781787080270
A very charming book! The Secret Woodland Activity Book  is a beautifully illustrated and immersive Scandinavian-style woodland-themed activity book full of magic and make-believe. Rather than being an activity book that children take with them when playing outside, this exciting title is...

MPS210
$17.99  
Hardcover, Adam Auerbach, 40pages, 11 x 10, 9781627796019
Three Vikings set out on a daring quest in this thoughtful picture book that shines a light on teamwork and individuality by Ezra Jack Keats Honor-winning creator Adam Auerbach. Three Vikings were dreaming of Valhalla: an enchanted land full of possibility where only the strongest and...

SIM376
$8.99  
Board, Hannah Eliot , 24pages, 6 x 8, 9781534435759
A classic fairy tale gets a fresh twist in this vibrant Caribbean spin on the Little Mermaid! The Little Mermaid longs to know about the world above the ocean. When she’s finally old enough to visit, she falls in love with a prince! A sea witch agrees to give the mermaid a potion that will...

STL330
$4.95  
Hardcover, Diane Namm, 48pages, 5.5 x 7.5, 9781402784293
What happens when a princess promises to marry a helpful frog—but doesn't want to keep her vow? This engaging fairy tale shows children that you have to look beyond skin-deep to see how beautiful a person (or frog!) really is.

TSP001
$19.95  
Hardcover, E.G. French, 182pages, 8 x 10, 9780990497202
Driven from their river home by a great flood, Little Otter and her parents venture into the ocean at the suggestion of her grandmother, the revered storyteller named “Storymother.” They find the perfect home in Abalone Cove, yet the fierce Sea Lion King who lives there with his colony...

FTP002
$24.95  
Hardcover, Casson Trenor , 72pages, 8 x 10.5, 9781732860506
Written by ocean conservationist Casson Trenor, illustrated by pop surrealist Caia Koopman, and crafted to resonate with all ages, Umijoo is the tale of a curious girl who, with the help of a little magic, journeys underwater to learn about the dangers facing our ocean directly from the...

IPS084
$16.95  
Hardcover, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, 24pages, 8 x 10.5, 9781782505242
One day a poor fisherman catches a fish that says he's an enchanted prince and begs to be set free. But when the fisherman tells his wife the story, she demands that the fish grants a wish in return. The magical wishing fish grants them a new house, riches and power. But as his wife's...

PGN294
$17.99  
Hardcover, Marcia Crews, 32pages, 8.5 x 11, 9781632171832
  A well-known fairy tale takes on a new twist! Once upon a time on the shore of the Salish Sea lived a bold, brave young girl bursting with the spirit of adventure. When she inherits a red-velvet cape her mother wore as a child, she sets off on a journey through the woods to...

STL316
$14.95  
Hardcover, Jules Verne, 336pages, 6.5 x 8.5, 9781402725999
Originally published in 1870, Verne’s amazing undersea adventure is one of the earliest science fiction novels ever written. Since that time, generations of readers have plunged below the ocean’s waves with Captain Nemo and his first-ever submarine,  The Nautilus . It’s...

IPS048
$17.99  
Hardcover, Candy Gourlay, 32pages, 10 x 11, 9781910959121
When Benjie and Bel find a strange creature on a tropical beach they know it’s a dugong. But the dugong insists she is a beautiful mermaid and to prove it, she shows them her mermaid’s tail and sings them a mermaid song.  The children aren't convinced but they play with their...

IPS040
$16.99  
Hardcover, Barbara J. Atwater, 32pages, 8 x 0.2 x 10 inches, 9781513260952
Chulyen the trickster raven loses his nose one day, but he vows to get it back. Luckily he has some special powers to help him! How Raven Got His Crooked Nose  is a modern retelling of a traditional Native American fable. Part picture book and part graphic novel, this beautifully...

STL278
$14.95  
Hardcover, Keith Moseley, 26pages, 10 x 10, 9781454913634
"Molly's grandma was very different from other grandmas. Whenever Molly visited, Grandma whisked her off on an amazing adventure." For the first time, our incredibly popular "Where's the...?" series gets a girl-power twist with an all-female cast. Molly, Grandma, and the...

STL277
$14.95  
Hardcover, Jason Hook, 26pages, 10 x 10, 9781402716249
With its beautifully embossed pages, shiny spot laminations that really pop, and a fun invitation to a dragon hunt, this one-of-a-kind book feels like magic, and looks great under the Christmas tree too. Look inside this amazing picture book and feel the embossed pages. Can you see and touch...

RAN490
$10.99  
Paperback, Tricia Brown, 32pages, 8.5 x 11, 9781570616976
Patsy Ann was a bull terrier who truly embodied the Alaskan spirit. In the 1930s, Patsy Ann was brought to Alaska as a puppy to be a pet, but she had other plans for herself. Instead of being coddled indoors or tethered in the yard, she wanted to explore the bustling town full of totem poles,...

RAN483
$7.95  
Paperback, Shelley Gill, 32pages, 11 x 0.1 x 8.6, 9781570913648
Strap on your safety harness, because this tall tale is the wildest ride in the lower 48! Readers will experience the adventure of a lifetime as they follow Rose from Sitka Sound to Nome to the Northern Lights over the peaks of Denali.

HPC157
$8.95  
Paperback, Donna Joe, 24pages, 7 x 8.5, 9780889711662
Simple and compelling First Nations drawings illustrate this dynamic story that teaches respect for the environment and describes the life cycle of the salmon.

SIM283
$7.99  
Paperback, Paul Goble, 32pages, 8 x 10, 9780689716966
"There was a girl in the village who loved horses... She led the horses to drink at the river. She spoke softly and they followed. People noticed that she understood horses in a special way."   And so begins the story of a young Native American girl devoted to the care of her tribe's...

PER096
$16.95  
Hardcover, J. E. Bright, 56pages, 9.1 x 0.4 x 12, 9782733835593
Famous American Folktales  gathers the most famous and shared folktales. Beautifully illustrated, it is a perfect book for bedtime. It will include: "The Phantom Train of Marshall Pass,"" Sasquatch," "The Maid in the Mist," "Paul Bunyan and the Hard Winter," "Moll Pitcher the Fortune...

PGN198
$17.99  
Hardcover, Richard & Marcia Vaughn, 32pages, 11.2 x 0.3 x 8.8, 9781570616846
When a small blue teddy bear falls out of a moving recreational vehicle in the mountains of the Pacific Northwest, two native bears-Black Bear and Brown Bear-agree to help reunite Blue Bear with his family. The bears only know that Blue Bear's boy lives in a "shiny silver box with wheels." Down...

HMC333
$7.99  
Paperback, Gerald McDermott, 32pages, 11 x 0.1 x 9, 9780152024499
Raven, the trickster, wants to give people the gift of light. But can he find out where Sky Chief keeps it? And if he does, will he be able to escape without being discovered? His dream seems impossible, but if anyone can find a way to bring light to the world, wise and clever Raven can!

STL238
$14.95  
Hardcover, 96pages, 8.5 x 10.2, 9781402732638
Welcome the second book in the  Folktales of the World  series! Engaging, inspirational, and above all entertaining, these legends come from Native American peoples across the U.S. Richly illustrated with original art, they capture a wide range of belief systems and wisdom from the...

PER093
$18.95  
Hardcover, Scot Ritchie, 32pages, 10.1 x 8.6 x 0.4, 9781554987184
It’s the day of the first salmon ceremony, and P'ésk'a is excited to celebrate. His community, the Sts’ailes people, give thanks to the river and the salmon it brings by commemorating the first salmon of the season. Framed as an exploration of what life was like for the Sts’ailes people one...

HPC146
$19.95  
Hardcover, Roy Henry Vickers, 40pages, 12 x 0.3 x 8.2, 9781550176933
Orca Chief  is the third in a series of Northwest Coast legends by Roy Henry Vickers and Robert Budd. Their previous collaborations,  Raven Brings the Light  (2013) and  Cloudwalker  (2014), are award-winning national bestsellers. Thousands of years ago in the village of Kitkatla, four...
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