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The bearskinner

by Grimm, Jacob Germanist, Deutschland

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementa story by the brothers Grimm ; with pictures by Felix Hoffmann
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] S :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24760805M
ISBN 100689501234
ISBN 109780689501234
OCLC/WorldCa637347515

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The bearskinner by Grimm, Jacob Germanist, Deutschland Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Beauty and the Beast variation adapted from the Grimm Brothers' version of the tale, The Bearskinner recounts a desperate soldier's game with the devil.

Though it's definitely aimed at an older audience of picture-book readers, The Bearskinner is beautifully written and even more beautifully illustrated/5. Comment: This is a used book in good condition which shows light to moderate amount of wear. The bearskinner book may show signs of previous use to the cover and/or spine.

Dust-jacket is included (when applicable). Clean pages and cover. All pages are firmly attached. May be a nice, clean x-library book with the usual stamps (or a previous owner’s name on the /5(24). Book trailer created by Analine Johnson who is the librarian at Centeno Elementary in Laredo, Texas.

Summary: This book is a retelling of the Grimm fairy tale in which a despondent soldier makes a. The Bearskinner: A Tale of the Brothers Grimm by Laura Amy Schlitz — Horn Book (starred review) An unforgettable retelling of a classic Grimm tale, The Bearskinner is a story about the struggle between the two sides of our selves, and the heroic strength it takes to claim a victory/5(3).

The Bearskinner book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A soldier returning from war promises to do the devil's bidding for /5. The Bearskinner is my favorite Brothers Grimm story. At its core, the story of a good man battling against the trickery of the devil.

In nineteenth century Germany, the devil was not an abstraction. He walked the earth and preyed on the weakness and desperation of ordinary people.5/5(1).

About The Bearskinner “Schlitz narrates with clarity, grace, and sensitivity A provocative edition that should set older children thinking about the meaning of endurance and heroism.” — Horn Book (starred review) Man or bear. When a person gives up hope, is he still human. Such is the story of a soldier who has lost everything to.

The Bearskinner: a tale of the Brothers Grimm (Book) Average Rating. Author. The Bearskinner. A Tale of Brothers Grimm. By: Brother Hugo can't return his library book - the letters of St. Augustine - because, it turns out, the precious book has been devoured by a bear.

Instructed by the abbot to borrow another monastery's copy and create a replacement, the hapless monk painstakingly crafts a new book, copying it. The devil makes a bad bargain in this rich retelling from the collections of the Grimms. A soldier on his way home from war makes a deal: For seven years he will wear a rotting bearskin and go without bathing or cutting his hair; in return, his pockets will always be full of gold.

If he can make it through the seven years without telling anyone of the bargain, praying to God or killing. An unforgettable retelling of a classic Grimm tale, THE BEARSKINNER is a story about the struggle between the two sides of our selves, and the heroic strength it takes to claim a victory.

Preview this book»4/5(7). ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of: 'Der Bärenhäuter'. Aarau: Sauerländer, Description: 32 unnumbered pages. Get this from a library. The bearskinner: a story. [Felix Hoffmann] -- A soldier returning from war promises to do the devil's bidding for seven years in return for as.

THE BEARSKINNER. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Accompanied by broadly sketched, loosely brushed watercolors is the Grimms' romantic story of the penniless ex-soldier who takes up the devil's challenge to go unwashed and uncombed and cloaked in a bearskin for seven years--and.

THE BEARSKINNER Author Brothers Grimm, Illustrated by Felix Hoffmann Book condition Used Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher NY: Atheneum, Place of Publication New York, New York, U.s.a.

This edition first published Keywords Bookseller catalogs FOLK & FAIRY TALES. The Bearskinner: A Story by Hoffmann, Felix.

Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear.

Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The Bearskinner: A Tale of the Brothers Grimm by Laura Amy Schlitz and Max Grafe.

7 Total Resources 2 Awards View Text Complexity Submit Text Complexity. Book Guides, Activities & Lessons 1. Story Map Multi-Leveled Lesson.

Created by TeachingBooks. Create Lesson Share. Book Readings 1. Laura Amy Schlitz is the author of three other books for children: Good Masters!Sweet Ladies!; The Hero Schliemann: The Dreamer Who Dug Fortroy; and A Drowned Maiden's Hair, a Cybils Award winner.A librarian and professional storyteller, Laura Amy Schlitz lives in Maryland.

Max Grafe has illustrated several books for children, including Old Coyote. Schlitz, Laura Amy. Illus. by Max Grafe. Published by Candlewick. A soldier makes a terrible bargain with the devil and must survive seven years as.

Personal Response: This book is very captivating. The focus of the illustrations is on the main character which keeps your attention there.

This was an interesting portrayal of human nature. The Bearskinner becomes an outcast but still manages to find a place by helping the poor.4/5(6). Click to read more about The Bearskinner: A Tale of the Brothers Grimm by Laura Amy Schlitz.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(21).Laura Amy Schlitz is the author of the Newbery Medal-winning GOOD MASTERS! SWEET LADIES! VOICES FROM A MEDIEVAL VILLAGE, illustrated by Robert Byrd, and the Newbery Honor book SPLENDORS AND GLOOMS.Bearskinner, Laura Amy Schlitz, Richard Ferrone, Kids>General, >Kids, Recorded Books, 0.

Play Sample. Give as a Gift. Send this book as a Gift! Book Rating. Narrator Rating. Bearskinner. Unabridged Audiobook Play it Free. With Day Free Trial. Add to Cart. Price $ Author: Laura Amy Schlitz.