9780874835854

Noodlehead Stories

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  • ISBN13:

    9780874835854

  • ISBN10:

    0874835852

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2000-10-01
  • Publisher: August House Pub Inc

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Summary

Call it what you will nincompoop, knucklehead, ninnyhammer, numskull, noodlehead stories of the fool have been around as long as people have been telling stories. Everyone has had a noodlehead day, a day when the brain takes a leave of absence and nothing but noodles seems to fill in the head space above the sinuses.

Table of Contents

Where the Stories Come From (Map) 10(13)
Introduction 13(4)
Noodlehead Stories
The Boy Who Sold the Butter
17(3)
Dead or Alive?
20(3)
The Wise Fools of Gotham
23(3)
The Farmer Who Was Easily Fooled
26(3)
Juan Bobo and the Pot That Would Not Walk
29(3)
Scissors
32(3)
What a Bargain!
35(3)
Whose Horse Is Whose?
38(2)
The Donkey Egg
40(2)
Such a Silly, Senseless Servant
42(3)
No Doubt about It
45(2)
When Giufa Guarded the Goldsmith's Door
47(2)
The Men with Mixed-Up Feet
49(3)
Next Time I'll Know What to Do
52(3)
The Hunter of Java
55(3)
Seven Foolish Fishermen
58(3)
The King Brought Down by One Blow
61(2)
Clever Elsie
63(3)
The Man Who Didn't Know What Minu Meant
66(3)
The Fool's Feather Pillow
69(2)
The Ninny Who Didn't Know Himself
71(2)
The Mayor's Golden Shoes
73(3)
I'd Laugh, Too, If I Weren't Dead
76(3)
General Tips for Telling Stories 79(8)
Follow-Up Activities 87(4)
Appendix: Story Sources 91

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