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South American folktales
South American Folktales
Aletom and the Falling Sky (Mocovi myth)
Best-loved folktales of the world. By Cole, Joanna and Schwartz, Jill Karla.
Gauchada by C. DREW LAMM,
Golden tales : myths, legends, and folktales from Latin America / retold and illustrated by Lulu Delacre.
Huatya Curi and the Five Condors (Huarochiri myth)
James the Vine Puller: A Brazilian Folktale by Martha Bennett Stiles, Larry Thomas (Illustrator)
Latin American Folktales : Stories from Hispanic and Indian Traditions (Pantheon Fairy Tale & Folklore Library.)by JOHN BIERHORST
Love & roast chicken by Knutson from the Andes area
Mira and the Stone Tortoise (Kulina tale)
Moon Rope/Un lazo a la luna by Lois Ehlert,
Mother Scorpion Country by Harriet Rohmer
Oppossum and the great firemaker by Mike, Jan A.
Quetzalcoatl: A Tale of Corn by Marilyn Parke
Rain Player by David Wisnieswki
Rosa Raposa by F. Isobel Campo
Song of the Sun (Aztec myth)
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Tatterhood and Other Tales: Stories of Magic and Adventure by Ethel Johnston Phelps, Pamela Baldwin Ford (Illustrator)
The Dancing Turtle: A Folktale from Brazil by Pleasant Despain
The Llama's Secret: A Peruvian Legend by Argentina Palacios
The Magic Bean Tree : A Legend from Argentina by Nancy Van Laan
The Magic Orange Tree : and Other Haitian Folktales by DIANE WOLKSTEIN
The Moon People (Carib myth)
The Sea Serpent's Daughter: A Brazilian Legend by Margaret H. Lippert
The invisible hunters : a legend from the Miskito Indians of Nicaragua Rohmer, Harriet and Sam, Joe.
The legend of the poinsettia : a Christmas story by dePaola, Tomie.
The tale of Rabbit and Coyote by Johnston, Tony and dePaola, Tomie. Tales from silver lands by Finger, Charles Joseph.
Zorro and Quwi: tales of a trickster guinea pig Hickox, Rebecca (Brazil)
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