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  • A Curly Tale

    A Curly Tale $11.95

    Kalia, a poor cobbler, lives with his wife, Swapan, in Patna. He makes fantastic shoes with fine curling points. Tired of being poor, he seeks the help of a holy man. The holy man appoints him a ghost, Bhootram, who will...

  • A Time of Golden Dragons

    A Time of Golden Dragons $14.99

    Through the ages, the dragon has been an important symbol for the Chinese. A time of Golden Dragons is the most auspicious possible. In fascinating text and beautiful paintings, Song Nan and Hao Yu Zhang trace the dragon's...

  • Adventures Of The Treasure Fleet: China Discovers The World

    Adventures Of The Treasure Fleet: China Discovers The World $25.95

    Did you know that 85 years before Columbus discovered America, Chinese ships longer than a football field sailed thousands of miles through unknown oceans and visited more than 30 nations? It s true! Adventures of the...

  • Aleta and the Queen

    Aleta and the Queen $16.95

    Inspired by Homer-???+-¬s Odyssey, Aleta relates the feats of women whose stories equal the drama of that great epic. Queen Penelope, left in charge when Odysseus went to fight at Troy, must outwit the traitors in her court...

  • Amazons! Women Warriors of the World

    Amazons! Women Warriors of the World $26.95

    Powerful women may be given short shrift in history books, but the world-???+-¬s folklore is filled with tales of their heroic exploits. Durga the Demon-Slayer, Al-Datma of Egypt, and Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons, are...

  • Angkat: The Cambodian Cinderella

    Angkat: The Cambodian Cinderella $24.95

    In the first English retelling of this ancient Cambodian tale, our heroine goes further, survives more, and has to conquer her own mortality to regain her rightful place. Angkat-child of ashes-endures great wrongs as she...

  • Asian Children's Favorite Stories

    Asian Children's Favorite Stories $31.95

    For thousands of years, parents around the world have been telling their children stories; at bedtime, over the dinner table, and around the fire. Each country has its own set of fascinating tales, which are especially...

  • Awakening the Dragon

    Awakening the Dragon $12.99

    In ancient times, the Chinese saw the dragon as both a protector and a threat, able to bring on rain or cause droughts. To honor this powerful creature, people created long narrow boats that they raced in an annual...

  • Balinese Children's Favorite Stories

    Balinese Children's Favorite Stories $23.95

    Balinese Children's Favorite Stories is a collection of eleven intriguing stories narrated by the beautiful daughter of the king's adviser. Once upon a time, a girl is summoned to the royal chamber. From the moment she...

  • Bear, Finnish Folk Tales for Children

    Bear, Finnish Folk Tales for Children $15.00

    This is a collection of Finnish folk tales translated to English by Kaarina Brooks. The characters include old favorites such as Foxy, Rabbit, Wolf and, of course, Bear. The tales are wonderful for both children and adults...

  • Beyond the Great Mountains: A Visual Poem about China

    Beyond the Great Mountains: A Visual Poem about China $24.95

    Ed Young's spare prose, as lovely as a rice-paper painting, describes in measured detail the beautiful and mystical land that the author so clearly loves. The unique format and gorgeous paper-collage illustrations,...

  • Beyond the Northern Lights

    Beyond the Northern Lights $19.95

    Batik is the chosen medium of illustrator and artist Lynn Blaikie. This book relies mostly on elements from First Nations narratives and figurative art, especially in its representations of the natural world. There are...

  • Celtic Fairy Tales

    Celtic Fairy Tales $15.95

    26 enchanting stories assembled from Welsh, Scottish and Irish sources, including "King O-???+-¬Toole and His Goose," "The Lad with the Goat Skin, "The Sea Maiden," more with illustrations from their original editions. 37...

  • China Tells How the World Began!

    China Tells How the World Began! $20.50

    In these beautiful Chinese folktales, find out how the world began and how certain animals came to represent the signs of the zodiac!

  • Chinese Children's Favorite Stories

    Chinese Children's Favorite Stories $23.95

    This volume of beloved Chinese stories contains a delightful selection from the rich store of Chinese folklore and legend. Discover the many delightful animal characters as well as Chang-E, the famous Eight Immortals, and...

  • Chinese History Stories Volume 1: Stories from the Zhou Dynasty (1122-221 BC)

    Chinese History Stories Volume 1: Stories from the Zhou Dynasty (1122-221 BC) $27.95

    Foolish kings, clever scholars, brave generals, and kindhearted princesses - you-???+-¬ll find them all in the rich and colorful history of China, and in the stories told by generation after generation of Chinese people. For...

  • Chinese History Stories Volume 2: Stories from the Imperial Era (221 BC-AD 1912)

    Chinese History Stories Volume 2: Stories from the Imperial Era (221 BC-AD 1912) $27.95

    Foolish kings, clever scholars, brave generals, and kindhearted princesses - you-???+-¬ll find them all in the rich and colorful history of China, and in the stories told by generation after generation of Chinese people. For...

  • Colors of China

    Colors of China $7.50

    What color is China? It's red like the Chinese flag, brown like the Yangzi River, and black like the tires of bicycles that millions of Chinese people ride every day. Get to know China in this beautifully illustrated...

  • Colors of Japan

    Colors of Japan $7.50

    What color is Japan? It's pink like cherry blossoms and green like tea. Children will explore the volcanoes of the Ring of Fire and learn about traditional tatami mats. Along the way, they will be introduced to ten colors in...

  • Colors of Russia

    Colors of Russia $7.50

    What color is Russia? It is white like the vast snowfields of Siberia, blue like Lake Baikal, and gold like the dome of a Russian Orthodox church. Through compelling illustrations, young readers are introduced to the...