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Author: Jan Freeman Long
ISBN: 0525452877
Language: English
Pages: 40 pages
Category: Fairy Tales Folk Tales & Myths
Publisher: Dutton Juvenile; 1st edition (June 1, 1996)
Rating: 4.8
Formats: lrf mobi rtf lit
FB2 size: 1633 kb | EPUB size: 1244 kb | DJVU size: 1220 kb
Sub: Kids

A Japanese saying at the beginning of the tale, that it's lucky to see a bee fly from someone's nose, may mystify .

A Japanese saying at the beginning of the tale, that it's lucky to see a bee fly from someone's nose, may mystify American readers, but the conclusion, "If good fortune is meant for you, no matter what happens, it will be yours," is at once appealingly clear and mystical. From School Library Journal. Kindergarten-Grade 3?This dramatic retelling of a Japanese folktale opens as two hard-working peasants lie down for a midday rest.

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THE BEE AND THE DREAM: A Japanese Tale. Adapted by Jan Freeman Long. Ages 5 to 9) Japanese folk wisdom says that if you see a bee fly from someone's nose you will have good fortune. Illustrated by Kaoru Ono. Dutton. This detailed, complex and amusing story, which takes flight like the bee itself, is about Shin and his friend Tasuke, simple country men. Flowers on the wall. Written and illustrated by Miriam Nerlove. Margaret K. McElderry.

Today I read a signed copy of this creative book. What a beautiful contribution to the joy of friendships and dreams and how they can bless our everyday existence. There's magic in this book and I was delighted to have come across such a beautiful Japanese legend which has been handed down through the generations. Well-adapted so all can enjoy and experience.

The Bee and the Dream: A Japanese Tale by Jan Freeman Long, illustrated by Kaoru Ono (Japan). In this elegant retelling of a traditional Chinese tale, adorned by Demi's exquisitely detailed artwork, a poor farmer discovers that life's greatest treasure lies in his own heart. Everything Children's Literature. Asian Folktales for Children.

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Arriving at the site of the dream, Shin is disappointed, but when he returns home, he finds a tremendous surprise. BookDragon Books for the Multi-Culti Reader. The Bee and the Dream: A Japanese Tale adapted by Jan Freeman Long, illustrated by Kaoru Long.

Author: Jan Freeman Long ISBN 10: 0525452877. Title: The Bee and the Dream: A Japanese Tale Item Condition: used item in a very good condition. Will be clean, not soiled or stained.

Shin spots a bee on the nose of her sleeping friend, Tasuke, who awakens to tell her that he has dreamed of a treasure in the city of Naniwa, but he decides not to pursue his vision, leaving Shin to go on her own adventure-filled journey to find the hidden treasure.