The Magic Orange Tree and Other Haitian Folktales by Diane Wolkstein

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Published by Schocken .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Myth & legend told as fiction,
  • Folklore,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Fiction - General,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Haiti,
  • Tales

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7933581M
ISBN 100805206507
ISBN 109780805206500

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About The Magic Orange Tree. When Diane Wolkstein, herself a well-known storyteller traveled throughout the Haitian countryside in search of stories, she harvested a rich collection of twenty-seven tales, each of which is illuminated by fascinating introductory notes.

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Diane Wolkstein has been teaching, performing, and writing for over thirty-five years. She is the author of numerous award-winning books of folklore, including "The Magic Orange Tree, and Other Haitian Folktales" and "Inanna, Queen of Heaven and Earth: Her Stories and Hymns from Sumer.".

For over 30 years, Diane Wolkstein's ALA Notable book, The Magic Orange Tree and Other Haitian Folktales, has been a classic for those wanting to learn more about Haiti and their unique customs, stories, and songs.

Collected and with a new preface by Diane Wolkstein. and other Haitian Folktales. The Magic Orange Tree. Signed Edition. Sunned is the fading of paper or binding as a result of sun exposure. Spine separation occurs at the head (top) of the spine where the fingers grab and pull the book from the ekodeniz.com Rating: % positive.

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Publication date Topics Tales -- Haiti., Folklore -- Haiti. Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN ekodeniz.com: Haitian/Haitian American Curriculum - Seventh Grade Language Arts Lesson Plan “Bye-Bye” A Haitian Folk Tale from The Magic Orange TreeContent/Theme: Haitian FolktalesGrade Level: Seventh GradeTextbook Connection: Prentice Hall Literature Timeless Voices, Timeless Themes - Bronze Level, “How the Snake Got Poison,” pg.

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Books shelved as haiti-voodoo: The Serpent and the Rainbow by Wade Davis, Secrets of Voodoo by Milo Rigaud, The Faces of the Gods: Vodou and Roman Cathol. May 28,  · When Diane Wolkstein’s book, The Magic Orange Tree and other Haitian Folktales was published init became a favorite among American storytellers in the early years of a storytelling renaissance in which I have been privileged to participate.

Sitting with Diane at a story event in Appalachia inshe insisted I learn the song the way she’d heard it in Haiti, and gave me. A FEW OTHER EVENTS FOR NOVEMBER Happy birthday Diane Wolkstein (The Magic Orange Tree and Other Haitian Folktales, Esther's Story) and Bob Barner (Dem Bones, Dinosaur Bones).The Mayflower Compact, the first governing document of Plymouth Colony, was signed on this day in The Magic Orange Tree and other Haitian Folktales This book is exactly as its title suggests, a book of Haitian Folk Tales.

I thought it would be an interesting read with the Haitian Earthquake in the near past. We have a family at our school, who is from Port au Prince and lost family members during the tragedy. Owl” A Haitian Folk Tale from The Magic Orange Tree. • Multicultural Content Information on Haiti • “Owl” This story is located in the book, The Magic Orange Tree.

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I was tempted to read The Magic Orange Tree for Haiti - but in the end, I decided to pick a less well-known and well-read book by a Haitian storyteller instead. Most of the American storytelling community is very familiar with Diane Wolkstein's. Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy The Magic Orange Tree: and Other Haitian Folktales at ekodeniz.comce: $ Mar 26,  · "I'm Tipingee, She's Tipingee, We're Tipingee Too" from The Magic Orange Tree and other Haitian Folktales collected by Diane Wolkstein, Alfred A.

THE MAGIC ORGANGE TREE AND OTHER HAITIAN FOLKTALES. Collected by Diane Wolkstein. Drawings by Elsa Henriquez.

Schocken Books: New York, (from original). ISBN Paperback. $ Reviewed by Bob Corbett May, Ti Malice is the bad boy of Haitian folk literature -- a trickster, crook, hustler, wheedler. Diane Wolkstein has been teaching, performing, and writing for over thirty-five years. She is the author of numerous award-winning books of folklore, including The Magic Orange Tree, and Other Haitian Folktales and Inanna, Queen of Heaven and Earth: Her Stories and Hymns from Sumer.4/5(3).

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Cric. Crac. Kids Learn about Haiti- Books and More. Diane Wolkstein’s The Magic Orange Tree: and Other Haitian Folktales is a collection of 27 folktales that give the readers a glimpse into Haiti’s culture, its beliefs and customs.

One of the favorites in the book was The Magic Orange Tree story, but there were several the my kids asked me to read.

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The Magic Orange Tree. ATU A; from Haiti. A web version of this tale does not exist due to copyright restrictions. An English language version is available in: Wolkstein, Diane. The Magic Orange Tree, and Other Haitian Folktales. Elsa Henriquez, illustrator.

New York: Knopf, "The Magic Orange Tree," in The Magic Orange Tree, and Other Haitian Folktales, collected and told by Diane Wolkstein, illustrated by Elsa Henriquez.

Knopf, Knopf, "The Princess on the Glass Hill," in The Blue Fairy Book, collected by Andrew Lang, revised edition edited by Brian Alderson, illustrated by John Lawrence.

Many elements of Caribbean folklore (the orally transmitted beliefs, myths, tales, and practices of a group of people) are African in origin, given that slaves brought from Africa's West (or Gold) Coast made up a large majority of those brought to the region.

Characters. Very popular in terms of Caribbean story-telling, and a direct transfer from West Africa to the Caribbean are the Anancy.Discover ideas about Haitian Men This humorous tale, (first published in Diane Wolkstein's collection The Magic Orange Tree and Other Haitian Folktales) is a wonderful way to introduce children to Haiti’s popular characters: the gullible Bouki and the cunning Malice.Diane Wolkstein has been teaching, performing, and writing for over thirty-five years.

She is the author of numerous award-winning books of folklore, including The Magic Orange Tree, and Other Haitian Folktales and Inanna, Queen of Heaven and Earth: Her Stories and Hymns from Sumer.

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