Louis Armstrong singing and playing "Otchi Tchornya"
Without them, the Fool of the World could never have brought back the water of life from the well at the world’s end or foiled the Tsar’s tricks or married the Tsarevna!
Hooray for X-men!
Ransome, Arthur. The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship, illustrated by Uri Schulevitz. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1968.
Ransome, Arthur. Old Peter’s Russian Tales. Mellon Press, 2008.
Lang, Andrew. The Yellow Fairy Book, illustrated by H. J. Ford. Reprinted by Flying Chipmunk Publishing, 2009.
(Also available for Kindle and on the Gutenberg Project.)
Create your own flying ships
Mary Grace's Story Activities that support the curriculum