Ten sumptuously illustratedstories from different cultures highlight the importance of taking care of the worldSourced from around the world and through the ages, this is acollection of world stories that each reflect humanity's need to take care of the world that sustains them. Tales from ancient Greece, the Far East, the Celts, Africa, Greenland, Russia, China, Japan, South America, and ancient Israel afford wonderful opportunities for Jane Ray's paradisiacal paintings of trees and flowers, animals and birds in short, all creation.The theme combinestradition with contemporary urgency, and children will gain knowledge ofother cultures that share their planet, while enjoying the evocative words and astonishing pictures."
Stories for a Fragile Planet
Lion Hudson Plc
Traditional Tales about Caring for the Earth