Firelight Stories

by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey

Description: This collection of nursery tales takes readers and hearers on journeys that are sure to delight.  As traditional folk stories, the narratives included deal with such things as teeny tiny ladies and huge, huge cows, elephants, foxes, and frogs, not to mention the occasional magically-materializing visitor! There is much here, both in old favorites and in less well-known tales, to engage and nourish the young imagination. “Once upon a time…”

Additional information:

Ages:  5-7
Format:  Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year published:  2019
ISBN:  978-1-63334-610-9
Genres:  Literature, Folk Tales

Add ebook to cart

Table of Contents

1. The Teeny, Tiny Lady
2. The Odd Company
3. The Wee, Wee Man
4. Munacher and Manacher
5. The Hobyahs
6. Mr. and Mrs. Vinegar
7. The Story of Ibbity
8. The Story of the Kid Who Would Not Go
9. The Cat and the Mouse
10. The Greedy Cat
11. Chicken Little
12. Master Chanticleer and Dame Hen
13. How Drakestail Went to the King
14. The Story of Lambikin
15. How They Brought Hairlock Home
16. Johnny Cake
17. The Three Bears
18. The Wonderful Pot
19. The Little Girl Who Wanted the Stars
20. The Little Boy Who Found His Fortune
21. The Little Old Woman Who Went to the North Wind

22. How the Pigs Can See the Wind
23. Little Footsteps Upon the Water
24. Mr. Elephant and Mr. Frog
25. Brother Wolf and the Rock
26. Why the Bear Sleeps All Winter
27. Little Bear
28. Little Bee Trunkhosie
29. The Gold Bugs
30. The Man of Gotham and the Cheeses
31. The Discontented Coffee Pot
32. The Three Billy Goats Gruff
33. Why the Bear Has a Stumpy Tail
34. How the Fox Played Herdsman
35. Why the Field Mouse Is Little
36. How They Came in the First Place
37. How Nutcracker Ran Away
38. How Sugardolly Ran Away
39. How Sugardolly Became Queen of the Dwarfs
40. The Adventures of Nutcracker
41. How Sugardolly Found Nutcracker
42. What Happened to Nutcracker and Sugardolly

An Inside View...

Related Titles...

The Dutch Twins

by Lucy Fitch Perkins

The Sandman: His Farm Stories

by William J. Hopkins

Among the Farmyard People

by Clara Dillingham Pierson