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Clever Gretchen and Other Forgotten Folktales

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5 out of 5
Based on 2 Ratings and 2 Reviews

Book Description
Disney Preferred the Passive females, but here are the ones that did not make it to Hollywood! Sleeping beauties? Not Clever Gretchen or Kate Crackernuts or Manka or any of the other young heroines in this wonderful collection of folktales. Active, witty, brave, and resourceful, these girls and young women can fight and hunt, defeat giants, answer riddles, outwit the Devil, and rescue friends and ... More
Book Information
PublisherWilliam Heinemann
BindingUnknown Binding (7 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-10B003FYSB18
Publication Date/1983
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About Alison Lurie (Editor) : Alison Lurie is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Alison Lurie include Baba Yaga and the Stolen Baby, Clever Gretchen and Oth... more
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About Margot Tomes (Illustrator) : Margot Tomes is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Margot Tomes include I Saw Three Ships, Aaron And The Green Mountain Boys, This Time, Tempe ... more
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