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Tortoise tales

R. Manning-Sanders

Tortoise tales

by R. Manning-Sanders

  • 57 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Methuen .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by R. Manning-Sanders.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20822900M

  The Tortoise Tales: Guynn’s collection would be ideal for cultivating a love and appreciation of nature, wildlife, and conservation in elementary and middle-grade students. A curious young girl and a wise old tortoise forge an extraordinary friendship while 4/5. The Hare And The Tortoise, Tales, Classics, Hardcover, Vintage Picture Book, Illustrations, Child Reading, Nursery Library ~ ThePinkRoom 5 out of 5 stars (4,) $ Favorite.

Ijapa the tortoise, and other Nigerian tales. London, Bodley Head, (OCoLC) Material Type: Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harold Courlander; Ezekiel A Eshugbayi. A region-by-region list of fairy and folk tales collected and retold by Ruth Manning-Sanders (–). Regions (or cultural groups) are as listed by Manning-Sanders in either the table of contents, the forewords or the introductions of her various fairy tale anthologies. This list contains most of the fairy-tale titles that have links from Manning-Sanders' biography page.

There was once an old Tortoise who lived with his wife and family in a large lake, on the borders of which grew an extensive jungle; and in the forest there were many wild beasts, more especially Monkeys, who swarmed in great numbers all along the shores of the lake.. It happened one day that the Tortoise came out of the lake and went for a stroll amongst the trees which grew near . - Explore Malin Reinholds's board "The tortoise and the hare" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Tortoise, Hare, Aesops fables pins.


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A collection of folktales from various countries and cultures about tortoises, rabbits, and other animals.3/5. The Tortoise Tales Written and Illustrated by Sally Scott Guynn.

Bindi Irwin meets Uncle Remus or a cross between Nat Geo and Disney is how some are describing this endearing new children's book cleverly disguised to both teach and entertain.

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This is a fine collection of Nigerian folktales, many of which center around the figure of tortoise the trickster (known as Ijapa in most other source that I have read).

Many of the tales have a melancholy or even tragic feel to them/5. Learn to read with The Tortoise and The Hare read along storybook retold by Meredith Hairston and illustrated by Douglas Draper.

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My 6-year-old daughter loves these tales, so it comes highly recommended!5/5(2). The Hare and the Tortoise and Other Tales, Childrens Book aquarius From shop aquarius 5 out of 5 stars () reviews $ FREE shipping Favorite Tortoise and the Hare Humor, size 8x10 White Matte Paper Art Print Pages, Book Humor, Children Fairy Tale Art, Fairy Tale Art Prints.

The Tortoise Tales Written and Illustrated by Sally Scott Guynn Bindi Irwin meets Uncle Remus or a cross between Nat Geo and Disney is how some are describing this endearing new children's book cleverly disguised to both teach and entertain. Ezra, a wise old giant of a tortoise, narrates nine original animal stories to a girl riding on his back.

In "Tortoise Goes Wooing," he learns a valuable lesson in friendship and sharing. Ajapa's further adventures describe how, among other things, he became a chief, acquired all of the world's wisdom, saved the king, tricked the lion, and came to be bald.

Recounted in simple but evocative language, these ancient tales continue to enchant readers /5(9). The Tortoise Tales February 4, Ezra, the old tortoise, lives, and lives, and keeps living for over a hundred years, packing on many wonderful tales and stories under his shell about cool animals.

"The Tortoise Tales" is undoubtedly one of the best tools for the classroom or home-schooling teacher for kids years old. The Tortoise, you know, carries his house on his back. No matter how hard he tries, he cannot leave home. They say that Jupiter punished him so, because he was such a lazy stay-at-home that he would not go to Jupiter’s wedding, even when especially invited.

A Week of Tortoise Tales is a collection of seven short and amusing classic tales of crafty Tortoise to brilliantly entertain and educate in a small window of time. Simple tales of trickery and mischief will keep readers enthralled with the charming nature and wholesome messages behind these wonderful stories/5(6).

The Tortoise plodded on and plodded on, and when the Hare awoke from his nap, he saw the Tortoise just near the winning-post and could not run up in time to save the race.

Then said the Tortoise: “Plodding wins the race.”. The Tortoise Tales Written and Illustrated by Sally Scott Guynn Bindi Irwin meets Uncle Remus or a cross between Nat Geo and Disney is how some are describing this end.

This entertaining collection of traditional Nigerian folk tales is filled with instructive lessons in honesty, loyalty, and true friendship. The stories begin with the whimsical tale of Ajapa the Tortoise who, in 'Tortoise Goes Wooing,' learns important lessons in sharing. Other stories tell of Tortoise and the fly, how Tortoise acquired some of the world's wisdom, how he saved the.

A collection of folktales from various countries and cultures about tortoises, rabbits, and other animals. As the animal characters in "The Tortoise Tales" face their dilemmas, it creates takeaways such as ideas for becoming a better version of ourselves.

And readers can learn something both memorable and surprising about animals and nature. Ideally, increasing awareness will help children and adults to reconnect with nature and the outdoors.

The Tortoise Tales Written and Illustrated by Sally Scott Guynn Bindi Irwin meets Uncle Remus or a cross between Nat Geo and Disney is how some are describing this endearing new children's book cleverly disguised to both teach and entertain.

Ezra, a wise old giant of a tortoise, narrates nine original animal stories to a girl riding on his : Archway Publishing.Aesop's fable, The Tortoise and the Hare, comes to life in this reproducible student reader, reading game, and puppet show/retelling kit!

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