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    • Borreguita and the Coyote 

      Aardema, Verna (Alfred A. Knopf.. NY, 1991)
      Here is a Hispanic folktale that combines several fable motifs. Coyote keeps threatening to eat the little lamb, and she comes up each time with a solution. First she asks to let herself grow fat. Then she offers cheese ...
    • Misoso: Once Upon a Time Tales from Africa 

      Aardema, Verna; Aardema, Verna (Scholastic Inc.. NYNew York, 1996)
      I first found this book in its 1994 hardbound form from Alfred Knopf. I was disappointed then because two of the stories labeled fables were torn out of the book! I went online and found this paperback copy waiting for ...
    • Misoso: Once Upon a Time Tales from Africa 

      Aardema, Verna (Alfred A. KnopfDistributed by Random House. NYNew York, 1994)
      There are twelve stories in this almost square (10¼ x 9¾) book of some viii plus 88 pages. Three of them are called fables. Eight of the rest are called tales, while one is labeled A Swahili Narrative Poem. At the ...