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The mitten : a Ukrainian folktale —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
1989
60 available of 77 items

One by one, animals in a snowy forest crawl into Nicki's lost white mitten to get warm until the bear sneezes, sending the animals flying up and out of the mitten. On each turn of the page, signature borders inspired by ...

The Easter egg —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
2010
44 available of 55 items

Hoppi the bunny wants to win the egg-decorating contest so the Easter Bunny will choose him to help distribute Easter eggs, but instead, while everyone else is working on their decorations, he finds himself guarding an e...

The mermaid —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2017
19 available of 26 items

"Set in the ocean off Japan, this retelling of Goldilocks and the Three Bears stars Kiniro, a mermaid, who finds a baby octopus's breakfast, chair, and bed just right"-- Provided by publisher.

St. Patrick's Day in the morning —Bunting, Eve, 1928-
Book
1980
20 available of 31 items

Jamie seeks a way to prove he is not too young to march in the big St. Patrick's Day parade.

The turnip —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2015
17 available of 21 items

Badger Girl is delighted to find the biggest turnip she has ever seen growing in her vegetable garden, but when the time comes to harvest the giant root, she is unable to pull it up without help from family and friends.

The tale of the tiger slippers —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2019
8 available of 18 items

A retelling of a folktale about how a pair of magical slippers always find their way back to the tiger whose mother made them for him.

Goldilocks and the three bears —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
1990
15 available of 21 items

Lost in the woods, a tired and hungry girl finds the house of the three bears where she helps herself to food and goes to sleep.

The three snow bears —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2007
38 available of 44 items

Retells the story of Goldilocks, set in an Inuit village and featuring a family of polar bears.

Town mouse, country mouse —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
1995
34 available of 39 items

After trading houses, the country mice and the town mice discover there's no place like home.

The hat —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
1997
48 available of 55 items

When Lisa hangs her woolen clothes in the sun to air them out for winter, the hedgehog, to the amusement of the other animals, ends up wearing a stocking on his head.

Cinders : a chicken Cinderella —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2013
30 available of 31 items

Cinders, the most picked upon hen in the flock, becomes the most loved by Prince Cockerel when she arrives at his ball looking so beautiful that even her bossy sisters do not recognize her.

Hedgie's surprise —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2000
30 available of 34 items

Hedgie, the hedgehog, helps Henny, the speckled hen, trick the Tomten who has been eating all of Henny's eggs for breakfast.

Gingerbread baby —Brett, Jan, 1949- author.
Book
1999
28 available of 35 items

A young boy and his mother bake a gingerbread baby that escapes from their oven and leads a crowd on a chase similar to the one in the familiar tale about a not-so-clever gingerbread man.

Mossy —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2012
23 available of 28 items

Mossy, a turtle with a garden growing on her shell, is taken from her home and new friend to become an exhibit in a museum, until the director's niece, Tory, notices how sad Mossy is and helps arrange for her to go home....

Daisy comes home —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2002
35 available of 38 items

Daisy, an unhappy hen in China, floats down the river in a basket and has an adventure.

The 3 little dassies —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2010
22 available of 23 items

In this adaptation of the traditional folktale, three little dassies (also called rock hyraxes) build their houses in the Namib Desert of Southern Africa, hoping for protection from the eagle that lives atop a nearby mou...

The snowy nap —Brett, Jan, 1949- author, illustrator.
Book
2018
26 available of 30 items

After hearing about winter from his friends, Hedgie the hedgehog tries to stay awake to experience its wonders.

The umbrella —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2004
33 available of 35 items

Carlos goes into the cloud forest to look for animals, but he manages to miss seeing them even though they have an adventure with his umbrella.

Trouble with trolls —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
1992
42 available of 44 items

While climbing Mt. Baldy, Treva outwits some trolls who want to steal her dog.

On Noah's ark —Brett, Jan, 1949-
Book
2003
26 available of 31 items

Noah's granddaughter helps him bring the animals onto the ark, calm them down, and get them to sleep.

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