Mother and Daughter TalesBook - 1997 | First edition.
This book explores the special bond between mothers and daughters in the folktales of many world cultures. Each of the stories has a distinctive theme and flavour, but they are all captivating. They feature girls who face challenges of every kind, learning to rely on their inner strength, integrity, and quick wits. Mothers, grandmothers, godmothers, stepmothers, and mother-in-laws serve as role models, helping these girls learn to flourish in a world full of good and evil, struggle and delight. This book draws upon the wisdom of the ages to explore to issues that are important even today, like independence, honesty, and love.
Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : Scholastic Canada, 1997.
Edition: First edition.
Branch Call Number: J 398.20854 Evett
Characteristics: 80 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm