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Who Were the Brothers Grimm? (Paperback) (Avery Reed)

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Known as the keepers of modern-day fairy tales, The Brothers Grimm are as legendary as their stories. Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm were born in 1780s Germany and were inseparable throughout their childhood. While pursuing their law degrees, the two became fascinated with folktales and folk songs. Together, they researched and published centuries of folklore in their famous early nineteenth-century compilation,Children’s and Household Tales. Thanks to the Brothers Grimm, German folk tales like Rumpelstiltskin,” Little Red Ridinghood,” and Hansel and Gretel" are enjoyed by children everywhere.
Known as the keepers of modern-day fairy tales, The Brothers Grimm are as legendary as their stories. Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm were born in 1780s Germany and were inseparable throughout their childhood. While pursuing their law degrees, the two became fascinated with folktales and folk songs. Together, they researched and published centuries of folklore in their famous early nineteenth-century compilation, Children?s and Household Tales. Thanks to the Brothers Grimm, German folk tales like ?Rumpelstiltskin,? ?Little Red Ridinghood,? and ?Hansel and Gretel" are enjoyed by children everywhere.
Number of Pages: 105
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: People + Places / Europe, Social Science / Folklore + Mythology, Biography + Autobiography / Literary
Series Title: Who Was...?
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Avery Reed
Language: English
Street Date: August 11, 2015
TCIN: 17288054
UPC: 9780448483146
Item Number (DPCI): 247-08-3327
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