How To Fool A Cat: Japanese Folktales For Children by Fran StallingsHow To Fool A Cat: Japanese Folktales For Children by Fran Stallings

How To Fool A Cat: Japanese Folktales For Children

byFran Stallings, Hiroko Fujita

Paperback | August 1, 2015

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“Charming and captivating, these authentic and little-known Japanese folktales are told clearly and simply, making them easily accessible to young listeners at home or in the classroom. Thoughtful comments and notes from the two tellers provide clear tips for successful telling, along with a very useful glossary. If you tell stories to children, this is a must-purchase book!”

—Sherry Norfolk, Storyteller, Author and Teaching Artist

 In 2003, HIROKO FUJITA and FRAN STALLINGS  received the National (U.S.) Storytelling Network’s International StoryBridge ORACLE Award for their work on both sides of the Pacific. They hope that their books will make Mrs. Fujita’s stories available to English-speaking story lovers everywhere.Hiroko Fujita is a traditional ohanashi obaa...
Title:How To Fool A Cat: Japanese Folktales For ChildrenFormat:PaperbackDimensions:145 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.7 inPublished:August 1, 2015Publisher:Parkhurst Brothers Publishers IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1624910556

ISBN - 13:9781624910555


Editorial Reviews

“This is a sparkling collection of children’s folktales collected by Hiroko Fujita over many years and skillfully rendered here by Hiroko’s native-English-speaking storytelling partner, Fran Stallings, whose impeccable scholarship and extensive experience partnering with Mrs. Fujita on Japanese and American stages and in American classrooms brings a sure hand to these treasured tales.”