One voice, please: favorite read-aloud stories

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Candlewick Press,
Pub. Date:
2008.
Language:
English
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How does a money hat work? How does a stone make soup? Why doesn’t the hound catch the hare? Find the answers to all of these questions and more in this collection of short tales from past and present, near and far. Told with the spark and skill of Sam McBratney and illustrated with whimsical line drawings by Russell Ayto, these stories amuse while imparting bits of wisdom to live by, making a great resource to liven up any story hour. But for the duration of the telling, shhhhh —- one voice only, please!
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9780763634797
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table_of_contents Introduction -- Dinner outside -- Witnesses -- Running hare -- Daydreaming -- Gentle persuasion -- Second shoe -- In someone else's shoes -- Lost while fishing -- Many littles make a lot -- Peace is declared -- Bully at the door -- Good Samaritan -- Mice hold a meeting -- Rat catcher -- Not speaking -- Things could be worse -- Fine words -- King of the air -- Big squeezer and little tough guys -- Golden touch -- Stick of truth -- Money hat -- Making the journey -- Divided we fall -- Lion and the mouse -- One-time wise -- Second bag of gold -- Fine balance -- Fair warning -- Appointment in Samarkand -- Trust -- Saving a swan -- Language and the pursuit of truth -- Power of secrets -- Duke Richard -- Consequences -- Wisdom of Solomon -- Intelligence meets luck -- Riches in the soil -- History and swimming -- Small voice rising -- Get me down! -- Very expensive cat -- Shadow of the mule -- Doctor Jack Powers -- Big baby -- Free spirit -- Is it fair? -- Talking turkey -- Asking permission -- Twisting the truth -- Elephant -- Lesson worth learning -- Saying grace -- Soup stone -- Experience.
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title One voice, please : favorite read-aloud stories
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