Tag Archives: folk tales

What? Where’s my Book Review?

Fear not, loyal reader. Although you would hardly know it from the silence on the site today, we are still reading very good books here at Caterpickles Central. We highly recommend Coyote Steals the Blanket by Janet Stevens. We love … Continue reading

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Book Review: Meow: Cat Stories from Around the World

Meow: Cat Stories from Around the World By Jane Yolen Illustrated by Hala Wittwer HarperCollins Publishers, LLC, 2005 Age Range: Ages 5 and Up Our mini-course in animal folk tales continued this week with Jane Yolen’s Meow: Cat Stories from … Continue reading

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Book Review: How the Guinea Fowl Got Her Spots

How the Guinea Fowl Got Her Spots By Barbara Knutson Carolrhoda Books, Inc., 1990 Age Range: 4-8 As you may remember, after last week’s unfortunate fairy tale incident, we decided to give folk tales a try. How the Guinea Fowl … Continue reading

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