Tales of Mystery and Magic by Hugh Lupton

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A bewitching world of mystery and magic awaits you! Meet singing elves with magical feet; skeletons that move of their own accord; and a heroic blackbird who outwits a powerful king. Master storyteller Hugh Lupton is at his exceptional best as he shares the most mysterious tales in his repertoire. Features stories from Chile, Greenland, India, Nigeria, North America, Russia and Scotland. Ideal for Hallowe'en and for Christmas. Seven unputdownable stories each with an uncanny edge.
 

About Hugh Lupton

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For thirty years Hugh Lupton has been a central figure in thFor thirty years Hugh Lupton has been a central figure in the British storytelling revival. e British storytelling revival.
 
Published September 1, 2010 by Barefoot Books. 64 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Children's Books. Fiction

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A fresh and unusual collection of folktales, tied together by the rhythm of the storyteller’s voice: This is Lupton’s first book for children, but the oral origins of these stories from many cultures are evident in the pacing.

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A professional storyteller, Lupton retells seven stories in his repertoire from Chile, Greenland, India, Nigeria, North America, Russia and Scotland.

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