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The Resource Giants, trolls, witches, beasts : ten tales from the deep, dark woods, Craig Phillips

Giants, trolls, witches, beasts : ten tales from the deep, dark woods, Craig Phillips

Label
Giants, trolls, witches, beasts : ten tales from the deep, dark woods
Title
Giants, trolls, witches, beasts
Title remainder
ten tales from the deep, dark woods
Statement of responsibility
Craig Phillips
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Diverse myths and legends from around the world, from Iceland to Poland to Japan: A cobbler girl tricks the Wawel Dragon, after all the king's knights fail..., The Polar Bear King loses his skin..., Momotaro, born from a peach, defies the ogres everyone else is too scared to face..., Snow White and Rose Red make friends with a bear..
Summary
Diverse myths and legends from around the world, from Iceland to Poland to Japan, retold in easy-to-read glorious full-colour comic book form by a stunning Australian artist with an international reputation. These ten fairytales from across the globe will have you enthralled. Giants! Trolls! Witches! Beasts! You will encounter them all in this visual cornucopia of a book
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2018.
  • New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults, Russell Clark Award for Illustration, 2018
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10576047
Cataloging source
NLE
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1975-
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Phillips, Craig
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8+
Literary form
fiction
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  • 2
  • 5
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
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Wilkinson, Carole
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True
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  • Legends
  • Folklore
  • Folk tales
  • Legends
  • Folk tales
  • Trolls
  • Witches
  • Children's stories
  • Witches
  • Trolls
Target audience
pre adolescent
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ten tales from the deep, dark woods
Label
Giants, trolls, witches, beasts : ten tales from the deep, dark woods, Craig Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Introduction by Carole Wilkinson
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Vasilia the brave (from Russia) -- Thor and the frost giants (from Scandinavia) -- The nixie in the well (from Germany) -- Snow White and Rose Red (from Germany) -- Momotaro (from Japan) -- The king of the polars bears (from America) -- The boy who was never afraid (from Sweden) -- The devil bridegroom (from Estonia) -- Finn McCool (from Ireland) -- The wawel dragon (from Poland)
Control code
000059897400
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
183 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781760630027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)982005364
Label
Giants, trolls, witches, beasts : ten tales from the deep, dark woods, Craig Phillips
Publication
Copyright
Note
Introduction by Carole Wilkinson
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Vasilia the brave (from Russia) -- Thor and the frost giants (from Scandinavia) -- The nixie in the well (from Germany) -- Snow White and Rose Red (from Germany) -- Momotaro (from Japan) -- The king of the polars bears (from America) -- The boy who was never afraid (from Sweden) -- The devil bridegroom (from Estonia) -- Finn McCool (from Ireland) -- The wawel dragon (from Poland)
Control code
000059897400
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
183 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781760630027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)982005364

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