Crane's Baby's Own Aesop (1887) distilled them into limericks, and the morals
into snappy maxims, and relied heavily ... The attempt to contemporise fables is
evident for example even in the (rather clunky) title of Aesop's Funky Fables (
Author: M.O. Grenby
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Category: Literary Criticism
She finds Aesop 'dour' (McCaughrean, 1996: 8). ... (Mills, 2009:12) I have
anecdotal evidence that the under eights in particular are very positive about
fables because of, rather ... Aesop's Funky Fables by Vivian French and Korky
Paul (illus.) ...
Author: Margaret Mallett
The Little Red Ant and the Great Big Crumb: A Mexican Fable. New York: Clarion
Books, 1995. Demi. A Chinese Zoo: Fables and Proverbs. San Diego: Harcourt
Brace Jovanovich, 1987. French, Vivian. Aesop's Funky Fables. New York: Viking
Author: Natalie M. Rosinsky
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
or didactic material." Recently produced plays: Aesop's Funky Fables, adapted by
Dyan McBride (fables, for ages 4-9); A Little Princess, by Frances Hodgson
Burnett, adapted by June Walker Rogers (classic story of a young girl, for ages 5-
Author: Alice Pope
Publisher: Writers Digest Books
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Aesop's fables are retold in kid-friendly text with black-and-white illustrations throughout! This 80-page edition of AESOP'S FABLES introduces young readers to Aesop's classic fables in a fun and accessible way.
Author: Ann Mcgovern
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
Category: Juvenile Fiction
... MINI BEASTIES ( with Alan Baker ) Some other books by Korky Paul AESOP ' S
FUNKY FABLES ( with Vivian French ) THE RASCALLY CAKE ( with Jeanne
Willis ) Winner of the Children ' s Book Award Michael Rosen NLE ED FRI 1 .
Author: Michael Rosen
Category: Children's poetry, English
Aesop's Funky Fables . Illustrated by Korky Paul . New York : Viking , 1997 .
Grade levels : 2-3 . Although the main element of each of the 10 fables remains
the same , each has been told with a fresh spin . For example , “ The Dog and the
Author: Suzanne I. Barchers
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
Read some of Aesop’s timeless fables in this book. These wonderful stories have been passed down from generation to generation, imparting valuable life lessons in a simple and entertaining way.
Author: Om Books Editorial Team
Publisher: Om Books International
Artists , like Korky Paul , at times exaggerate proportions , making noses or
cheeks more bulbous and tails unrealistically long , as shown in his art for Aesop
' s Funky Fables by Vivian French ( Viking 1997 ) . This approach can result in
Author: Association for Library Service to Children
Publisher: Association for Library Service to Children Ameri
Category: Caldecott Medal
Ages 4 to 6 years. Stories are something that never fails to attract a child. And if the stories are full of adventure, fun and a little moral message embedded in them, what more could one ask for!
Author: B Jain Publishing
Publisher: B Jain Publishers Pvt Limited
Aesop's Funky Fables retold by Vivian French , illustrated by Korky Paul , PUFFIN
The famous fables as you've never heard them before , told in modern rap
rhythms and wildly illustrated . See also Funky Tales , retellings of traditional
Author: Paul Jennings
Publisher: Penguin Australia
And if the stories are full of adventure, fun and a little moral message embedded in them, what more could one ask for! This Series is tailored in the right manner so that young readers are encouraged to read for pleasure.
Publisher: Pegasus Books
The best - known teller of fables is Aesop whose own life has acquired legendary
status . Reputedly ... He reworked Aesop's tales in order to satirize the French
court and bourgeoisie . ... French , V. and Paul , K. ( 1999 ) Aesop's Funky Fables
Author: Nikki Gamble
Publisher: SAGE Publications Limited
Animal fables are said to have originated with Aesop. In this book, you will find a collection of 100+ short stories that will introduce young readers to Aesop's classic fables in a fun and accessible way.
Author: Anthony Vanzelli
Category: Juvenile Fiction