Fairy Tales Too Good To Miss—Beside the Sea

by Lisa M. Ripperton


Description:  The first of two anthologies of the best fairy tales for eight year olds, compiled by Lisa M. Ripperton. Of the 36 fairy tales included in this anthology, 2 come from Andersen, 5 from Grimm, 4 from Howard Pyle's The Wonder Clock, 6 from Lang, and 7 from Arthur Ransome's Old Peter's Russian Tales. The remaining tales in this collection were selected from a wide variety of sources for their appeal to children of this age.


Additional information:

Ages:  8-10
Format:  Ebook
Illustrations:  Color, black and white
Year published:  2013
ISBN:  978-1-59915-926-3
Genres:  Literature, Fairy Tales

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Table of Contents

1. The Ugly Duckling
2. The Fisherman and His Wife
3. The Old Hag's Long Leather Bag
4. The Tale of the Silver Saucer and the Apple
5. One Good Turn Deserves Another
6. The Princess on the Glass Hill
7. The Tinder-Box
8. The Twelve Brothers
9. The Golden Bird
10. Wassilissa the Beautiful
11. Beauty and the Beast
12. The Six Servants
13. The Black Bull of Norroway
14. How Boots Befooled the King
15. The King of the Golden Mountain
16. The Fair One with Golden Locks
17. Baba Yaga
18. Jack and His Comrades

19. East of the Sun and West of the Moon
20. The Stolen Turnips, the Tablecloth, and the Goat
21. Master Jacob
22. The Greedy Shepherd
23. The Golden Fish
24. Gudbrand-on-the-Hillside
25. The Bee, the Harp, the Mouse, and the Bum-Clock
26. Alenoushka and Her Brother
27. Master of All Masters
28. Dick Whittington and His Cat
29. The Fire-Bird, the Horse of Power, and a Princess
30. Jack the Giant-Killer
31. The White Cat
32. The Wise Men of Gotham
33. The Three Men of Power: Evening, Midnight, Sunrise
34. Catskin
35. Peronella
36. King Stork

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