He said again, "I know there is a beautiful lady here, for I saw her as I passed the open door. ... how her little baby had been born in the jungle, and her husband had gone away to seek shelter for her and the child, and fire and food, ...
Author: Kate Douglas Wiggin
Publisher: Xist Publishing
Tales of Old from All Parts of the World “The courtiers all agreed with the Court musician, and the Emperor commanded him to show it to the people on the following Saturday, and let them hear it sing. This he did, and the Chinese people felt so pleased and happy they all nodded their heads and shook their forefingers and said "Ah!" Only the fishermen, who had heard the real bird sing,” - Kate Douglas Wiggin, Tales of Wonder Every Child Should Know Set off on a journey to Europe and Asia and prepare to meet mad kings, fairies, dragons, Rajahs and other fantastic beings who try to put the world out of balance. Fortunately for all of us, there is always a hero ready to set things right and solve the villain’s puzzles and schemes. This Xist Classics edition has been professionally formatted for e-readers with a linked table of contents. This eBook also contains a bonus book club leadership guide and discussion questions. We hope you’ll share this book with your friends, neighbors and colleagues and can’t wait to hear what you have to say about it. Xist Publishing is a digital-first publisher. Xist Publishing creates books for the touchscreen generation and is dedicated to helping everyone develop a lifetime love of reading, no matter what form it takes