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Bunyip in the Moon: A Tale from Australia

From the Series Tales of Honor

When a young woman is captured and brought under the spell of the feared Bunyip, one brave hunter sets out to save her. And while his bravery is finally rewarded, it is thought the Bunyip… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 390

Raven Brings Back the Sun: A Tale from Canada

From the Series Tales of Honor

In the far north of Canada, daylight disappears for much of the year. This Inuit legend describes how the First People of Canada explained the sun's return to their remote lands. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 390

The Brothers and the Star Fruit Tree: A Tale from Vietnam

From the Series Tales of Honor

Two brothers' lives take different paths with one living a prosperous life and one struggling to survive. But fate has a way of turning the tables in this popular tale from Vietnam. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 390

The Shipwrecked Sailor: A Tale from Egypt

From the Series Tales of Honor

Sadiki fears the worst when he is tossed from his ship in a storm. But a chance encounter with a serpent changes his life and that of the Pharoah. Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 390

Kumba and Kambili: A Tale from Mali

From the Series Tales of Honor

When the village is terrorized by a lion, the hunter Kambili wishes to track down the beast. But his wife Kumba steps in to warn that the lion is an evil wizard. The lion-man proves no match… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 398.2

One Last Wish: A Tale from India

From the Series Tales of Honor

A princess marries a man she loves in spite of his impending death. Due to her devotion and persistence, she is granted a wish, which she uses wisely. Themes: love, devotion, bravery. Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 398.2

The Boy and the North Wind: A Tale from Norway

From the Series Tales of Honor

In Norway, the cold winds blow from the north. But when the wind blows away the flour carried by the baker's young son, he sets out on a journey to insist it be returned. Themes:… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 398.2

The Brave Servant: A Tale from China

From the Series Tales of Honor

The Lord of Luchow was a kind man, but his people are threatened with war. A loyal servant finds a way to protect his master and bring peace to the lands. Themes: bravery, intelligence, devotion. Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 398.2

The Lute Player: A Tale from Russia

From the Series Tales of Honor

This is a story of love between an adventure-loving king and his queen who travels in disguise as a lute player to save the king after he is imprisoned during one of his journeys. Themes:… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 398.2

The Princess and the Giant: A Tale from Scotland

From the Series Tales of Honor

When the king dies, the queen and her three daughters must work to survive. A giant steals from their garden, and then steals the daughters. The princesses outwit the giant to return home… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 398.2

The Tale of the Oki Islands: A Tale from Japan

From the Series Tales of Honor

Tokoyo, a skilled diver, is devoted to her father who has been banished by the emperor. She goes in search of him and in the process kills a sea dragon, breaking an evil spell. Tokoyo and her… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 398.2

The Wounded Lion: A Tale from Spain

From the Series Tales of Honor

Day after day, a poor young girl discovers a lion who needs her help. In time, her care for the lion and her dreams of a better life intersect in a most unusual way. Themes: compassion… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 398.2

A New Friend: A lesson on friendship

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

When things begin to disappear, the friends want to know who is responsible. Can they forgive the thief and turn a fiend into a friend? Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: [E]

Bun's New Hats: A lesson on self-esteem

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

Bun loves to wear hats. She's very creative. But when she hears her friends make fun of her hats, Bun is sad. How will the friends cheer her up? Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: [E]

Field Day: A lesson on empathy

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

The friends are happy it is Field Day! But then they learn there is no race for turtles. How can the friends help the turtles have fun too? Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: [E]

Pip's Picnic: A lesson on responsibility

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

Pip has a problem. Tab promised to make lunch for the big picnic. But when Pip arrives, nothing is ready. How do Pip and Tab work together to make the picnic a success? Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: [E]

Ted's Surprise: A lesson on working together

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

It's Ted's birthday and everyone's forgotten the important date! How do the friends save the day and come up with the perfect gift? It's a surprise you'll have to discover. Read More →

  • Lexile: 440
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: [E]

Ted's Week: A lesson on bullying

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

Every day the blue jays find a way to bother Ted. Will these bully birds keep Ted inside or will his friends find a way to help? Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: [E]

The Big Box: A lesson on being honest

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

The friends find a treasure that doesn't belong to them. Should they keep it? Or should they try to find the owner? Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: [E]

The Big Race: A lesson on perseverance

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

Sox can't wait for the big race. But Tab decides to run in the race and asks Sox to help him train. Sox knows Tab is slow. Will Tab slow Sox down or will Sox run to win? Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: [E]