211 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 24 cm.
A cautionary fables & fairytales book
Cautionary fables & fairytales (Series)
"A cautionary fables & fairytales book"--Cover.
Jack and the beanstalk (England) Mary Cagle -- The singing bone (Germany) K.C. Green -- Puss in boots (Italy) Kate Ashwin -- Tatterhood (Norway) Kate Shanahan & Shaggy Shanahan -- Rapunzel (Germany) Ovens -- Kid brother (Russia) Carla Speed McNeil -- The Nixie of the Mill-Pond (Germany) Kory Bing -- Bisclavret (France) Kel McDonald -- Hamelin's piper (Germany) Jose Pimienta.
"Explores some of Europe's most famous fables and lesser known favorites, from sly humor to dark fireside tales and everything in between"-- Provided by publisher.
Nixie of the mill-pond and other European stories