The Resource The Lion book of wisdom stories from around the world, retold by David Self ; illustrated by Christina Balit

The Lion book of wisdom stories from around the world, retold by David Self ; illustrated by Christina Balit

Label
The Lion book of wisdom stories from around the world
Title
The Lion book of wisdom stories from around the world
Statement of responsibility
retold by David Self ; illustrated by Christina Balit
Title variation
Wisdom stories
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of 15 stories that brings together insights and wisdom from many cultures around the world
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Self, David
Dewey number
398.27
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.S45455
LC item number
Lio 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Balit, Christina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wisdom
  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Wisdom
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Lion book of wisdom stories from around the world, retold by David Self ; illustrated by Christina Balit
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • (from Arabia)
  • Happy ever after under the banyan tree
  • (from India)
  • A bowl of milk
  • (from Persia and India)
  • Don't argue!
  • (from the Middle East)
  • The ant and the grain of wheat
  • (from Italy)
  • A loving gift
  • Tell me a story
  • (from India)
  • Silver on the hearth
  • (from Afghanistan)
  • Not just a pawn
  • (from Germany)
  • Trust the donkey
  • (from North America)
  • Axe porridge
  • (from Russia)
  • Why the wasp can't make honey
  • Spider learns a lesson
  • (from Jamaica)
  • The most precious gift
  • (from the Near East)
  • (from Ghana and, later, Jamaica)
  • The lost coin
  • (from Galilee)
  • The eagle and the jackdaw
  • (from Ancient Greece)
  • How to be happy
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
45 p.
Isbn
9780745960609
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocn183148238
  • (OCoLC)183148238
Label
The Lion book of wisdom stories from around the world, retold by David Self ; illustrated by Christina Balit
Publication
Contents
  • (from Arabia)
  • Happy ever after under the banyan tree
  • (from India)
  • A bowl of milk
  • (from Persia and India)
  • Don't argue!
  • (from the Middle East)
  • The ant and the grain of wheat
  • (from Italy)
  • A loving gift
  • Tell me a story
  • (from India)
  • Silver on the hearth
  • (from Afghanistan)
  • Not just a pawn
  • (from Germany)
  • Trust the donkey
  • (from North America)
  • Axe porridge
  • (from Russia)
  • Why the wasp can't make honey
  • Spider learns a lesson
  • (from Jamaica)
  • The most precious gift
  • (from the Near East)
  • (from Ghana and, later, Jamaica)
  • The lost coin
  • (from Galilee)
  • The eagle and the jackdaw
  • (from Ancient Greece)
  • How to be happy
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
45 p.
Isbn
9780745960609
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocn183148238
  • (OCoLC)183148238

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