September 2, 2017

Download Girls To The Rescue 1: Folk Tales From Around The World by Bruce Lansky PDF

By Bruce Lansky

ISBN-10: 0671899791

ISBN-13: 9780671899790

An eagerly awaited number of stories that includes powerful, courageous, clever girl characters who make the adaptation and store the day. those are stories within which attractiveness and marriage are usually not the most pursuits.

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Then a deal舗s a deal,舡 the judge decreed. 舡 Dejected舒without his horse, his wagon, or his pride舒the shoemaker walked back home, with the cruel merchant舗s laugh ringing in his ears. When he got home, he explained everything to Carla just as it happened. 舡 said Carla, shaking her head. 舡 Early the next day, Carla selected six of the finest pairs of dancing slippers the shoemaker had ever crafted. 舠Let me try my luck at selling these,舡 Carla said. Her father, seeing the determination in his daughter舗s eyes, consented.

Com Editor: Bruce Lansky Editorial Coordinator: Liya Lev Oertel Production Manager: Amy Unger Desktop Publishing Manager: Patrick Gross Graphic Designer: Linda Norton Art Coordinator: Erik Broberg Cover Illustration: Gay Holland 99 98 97 96 95 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 Printed in the United States of America eISBN: 978-1-4424-1861-5 ISBN: 978-0-6718-9979-0 Dedication I dedicate this book to my daughter, Dana, and to all daughters. When Dana was a child I used to make up bedtime stories in which she was the hero.

Carla and the Greedy Merchant ADAPTED BY ROBERT SCOTELLARO FROM A FOLKTALE In the Sicilian city of Palermo, Italy, there once lived a poor shoemaker and his young daughter, Carla. The shoemaker worked with great skill creating fine leather shoes and sandals, which he sold at a nearby market. Carla helped in the shop by polishing the finely crafted shoes until they shone. One day the shoemaker loaded his wagon with goods and hitched up his only horse. 舠Wish me luck, Carla,舡 he said. 舡 Carla wished her father a speedy return, kissed his cheek for luck, and saw him on his way.

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