Author
Bader, Barbara
Call Number
398.245 BAD
Summary
A collection of concise stories told by the Greek slave, Aesop. Includes facts and legends about his life and commentary on the timeless appeal of his fables.
Author
Sneed, Brad
Call Number
398.245 SNE
Summary
Retellings of fifteen fables from Aesop, including, among others, "The Stag at the Pool," "The Lion and the Mouse," and "The Vain Jackdaw."
Author
Beer, Barbara Vagnozzi
Call Number
AESOP
Summary
Summer is all fun and games for the grasshopper, but he's forgetting something important: winter is coming. Meanwhile, the ant is working hard to prepare. What will the cold months bring for these two bugs?
Author
Lender, Ian
Call Number
AESOP
Summary
The Tortoise and the Hare. The Boy Who Cried Wolf. The Fox and the Crow. Each of Aesop's stories has a lesson to tell, but Aesop's life story is perhaps the most inspiring tale of them all. Gracefully revealing the genesis of his tales, this story of Aesop shows how fables not only liberated him from captivity but spread wisdom over a millennium. This is the only children's book biography about him. Includes thirteen illustrated fables: The Lion and the Mouse, The Goose and the Golden Egg, The Fox and the Crow, Town Mouse and Country Mouse, The Ant and the Grasshopper, The Dog and the Wolf, The Lion and the Statue, The Tortoise and the Hare, The Boy Who Cried Wolf, The North Wind and the Sun, The Fox and the Grapes, The Dog and the Wolf, The Lion and the Boar.
Author
Avi
Call Number
AVI
Summary
A wolf and bird must fight the starving time and find food, while a human boy learns to hunt.
Author
Batori, Susan
Call Number
BATORI
Summary
In this retelling of the fable from India, blindfolded children at a party play a guessing game.
Author
Duffy, Chris
Call Number
DUFFY
Summary
"Amazing cartoonists take on classic fables from Aesop and beyond!"--Cover.
Author
Peters, Stephanie True
Call Number
FAR OUT
Summary
In this graphic version of the ugly duckling story, a T-Rex egg falls through a time-portal and is hatched by a mother duck. Most of the other animals in the barnyard make fun of Rex (except for one female duckling) but when he saves them from a velociraptor, they learn to appreciate his differences.
Author
Floyd, Lucy
Call Number
FLOYD
Summary
Rabbit and Turtle reenact their famous race while they are on their way to school.
Author
Herman, Gail
Call Number
HERMAN
Summary
In this retelling of an Aesop fable, an adventuresome mouse proves that even small creatures are capable of great deeds when he rescues the King of the Jungle.
Author
Aesop
Call Number
J 398.2 ANN
Summary
Presents an illustrated collection of Aesop's fables interwoven with Father Fox's own unique interpretations of the stories.
Author
Ingpen, Robert
Call Number
J 398.209
Summary
From the steppes of Russia and the islands of Indonesia to the Aborigines of Australia and the Maori of New Zealand comes a unique selection of entertaining folktales.
Author
Pinkney, Jerry
Call Number
J 398.245 AES
Summary
A collection of nearly sixty fables from Aesop, including such familiar ones as "The Grasshopper and the Ants," "The North Wind and the Sun," "Androcles and the Lion," "The Troublesome Dog," and "The Fox and the Stork."
Author
Brown, Marcia
Call Number
J CALDECOTT BROWN
Summary
As it changes from mouse, to cat, to dog, to tiger, a hermit's pet also becomes increasingly vain. (1962 Winner)
Author
Chaucer, Geoffrey
Call Number
J CALDECOTT CHAUCER
Summary
A sly fox tries to outwit a proud rooster through the use of flattery. (1959 Winner)
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