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Serpents and werewolves : stories of shape-shifters from around the world / by Lari Don ; illustrations by Francesca Greenwood.

Don, Lari, author. (Author). Greenwood, Francesca, illustrator. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria j398.2 DON (Text) 37521530774902 AMPL Juvenile New Nonfiction Shelf Checked out 10/15/2016
Kewanna-Union Township Public Library - Kewanna Y-398.20 DON (Text) 35887000447911 Youth Non-Fiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon Y 398.2 DON I (Text) 34330512951345 Juvenile - New Book Shelf Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City J 38.2 DON (Text) 30403002190304 Childrens - Non-Fiction Mending -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781512413434
  • ISBN: 1512413437
  • ISBN: 9781512413212
  • Physical Description: 142 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Darby Creek, a division of Lerner Publishing Group, Inc., [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: A World of Stories book.
Formatted Contents Note: The snake prince : Punjabi folktale -- The first werewolves : Greek myth -- Catching Loki : Norse myth -- The Ashkelon witches : Jewish folktale -- Turnskin : Breton folktale -- The swallow's search : Egyptian myth -- The frog, the flies and the frying pan : Scottish folktale -- Fooled by foxes : Japanese folktale -- Ceridwen's potion : Welsh legend -- The gold sea : Canadian tribal tale -- The swan brothers : Norwegian folktale -- The wolf arrow : Dutch folktale -- Buzzard boy : Mexican folktale -- The laidly wyrm : Northumbrian legend -- The accidental wolf cub : German folktale.
Summary, etc.: A princess makes a daring deal with the Queen of the Snakes. A lonely sister weaves stinging plants together in order to save her brothers from their mother. A curious boy suddenly becomes a wolf cub. Discover a worldwide collection of shape-shifter stories, based on folktales and lore from the Americas, Asia, Africa, and Europe. From cursed princes to the first werewolves, things aren't always what they seem!
Target Audience Note: Age: 7-12.
Grade 4 to 6.
Subject: Shapeshifting > Juvenile literature.
Shapeshifting.
JUVENILE FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore / General.
JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / General.

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