In this Indian folk tale, the moon teaches a valuable lesson to a boastful tailor.
A poor charcoal maker learns a valuable lesson about what's really important in his life.
Kari and her mom go on a hike in the woods. They watch a deer leaping through a clearing and settle down for a picnic lunch as a deer has a picnic of her own. Readers will see both Spanish and English phrases in this story.
Laura finds a way to enjoy a gift she cannot keep.
The leprechaun king deals with Maureen's selfish greedy sisters.
In this story set in an ancient Mayan town, Jaguar Paw finally finds some kids who just want to play the game.
Duncan is welcomed at Joey's home.
A sensitive story about divorce during winter when Izzie's father moves out.
This Italian folk tale describes how the king finally realizes the value of his youngest daughter's gift.
Jamie has won a horse but where will he keep it?
Pinetree Wyoming feels a bit more like home when a Thai girl shares Loy Krathong holiday traditions with her new American friends.
Mira prepares for Hanukkah.
Jack and Isabella search for Pokey the desert tortoise that lives near their house.
Marcus chooses a tiny living Christmas tree that his family can enjoy throughout the year.
Lisha goes to Cielo's posada party, and learns a new and better meaning for shelter.
The sons of a Vietnamese farmer learn a valuable lesson about the "treasure" in their rice field.
Zachary learns that being different can also be special.
A story about lighting luminarias for Christmas.
After a decisive Revolutionary War battle a family takes in the young son of an enemy soldier.
Jesse solves the mystery in the midden.
Mother and Father Crow find a way to protect their babies from a huge black snake.
In this Norwegian folktale Halvor discovers what treasure his mother would like best.
In this Japanese folktale, discover what is the secret behind a young girl's beautiful woven fabric.
Marisa tries to play a different role in the annual dance.
A poor tailor earns the tsar's approval when he not only makes a beautiful coat for the tsarina but also outwits the greedy palace guards.