Wisdom Tales from Around the World

Heather Forest (author)

Publisher: August House ISBN: 9780874834796

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Description

This collection of fifty folktales and parables was selected from diverse story traditions such as Sufi, Zen, Taoist, Buddhist, Jewish, Christian, African, and Native American. Comprised of ancient plots both poignant and comical, this anthology contains simple truths, common sense, and the promise that we can benefit from past generations' experience. Wisdom tales offer useful insights into life's joys and sorrows that all of us experience.

Reading Level
Lexile
840L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
T
ATOS
5.4
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Cultural/Diversity Legends & Myths
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Language Arts Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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