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6 edition of Whuppity Stoorie found in the catalog.

Whuppity Stoorie

a Scottish folktale

by Carolyn White

  • 101 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Putnam"s in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Fairy tales.,
    • Folklore -- Scotland.

    • About the Edition

      When a fairy woman cures her pig, Kate"s mother has three days to guess the fairy"s name or give Kate to her.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Carolyn White ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler.
      ContributionsSchindler, S. D., ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.W5775 Wh 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL783911M
      ISBN 100399229035
      LC Control Number95016032
      OCLC/WorldCa32429460

        The Lone Girl in a Crowd A Treasury of Forgotten Fairy Tales: Part 8 – The Three Little Men in the Wood to Whuppity Stoorie. Whuppity Stoorie. Whuppity Stoorie is a Scottish fairy tale about a poor woman who needs her pregnant sow alive or else everything will go to shit. The green woman cures the sow but demands the baby. The Scottish fairy tale Whuppity Stoorie is in William and Robert Chambers’ book Popular Rhymes, Fireside stories and Amusements, of Scotland (). A mother has to find out the fairy’s name to avoid the fairy claiming her baby after the fairy helped the mother save her dying sow.

      Other Book Format. Politics, Society & Religion. Society & Cultural Studies. Whuppity Stoorie - John Fane; Whuppity Stoorie - John Fane. Trustpilot. Hurry only 1 in stock! FREE Delivery on ALL Orders! Title Whuppity Stoorie. Author John Fane. format Paperback / softback. Publisher Sphere. Language English. UK Publication Date Rumpelstiltskin, German fairy tale collected by the Brothers Grimm for their Grimm’s Fairy Tales (–22). Other variations occur in European folklore; in some British versions the title character is named Terrytop, Tom Tit Tot, or Whuppity Stoorie. The title character is a mysterious gnomelike.

      Tuesday, 28 April This is a 7-page unit from the Developing Comprehension skills and word knowledge series that covers: Text. Identify and explain language features of texts from earlier times and compare with the vocabulary, images, layout and content of contemporary texts (ACELY) ; Understand how texts vary in complexity and technicality depending on the approach to the topic, the purpose and the intended.


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Title / Author / Publication Date: Whuppity Stoorie/John W. Stewig/ Genre: Fiction, Fairytale Format: Hardcover Plot summary: In order to cure her ailing pig, an Irish widow agrees to give a strange woman whatever she wants and then the widow must guess the woman's name or give up her baby/5.

Whuppity Stoorie book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A Scottish variant of Rumpelstiltskin and Tom Tit Tot. Grumphie, a /5. McDaniels's watercolor illustrations, with their pale colors and humorous cartoon scenes, are at odds with the predominately darker aspects of the story.

Carolyn White's Whuppity Stoorie(Putnam, ; o.p.) is a more readable and visually appealing version of this taleGrace Oliff, Ann Blanche Smith School, Hillsdale, NJAuthor: John Warren Stewig.

Whuppity Stoorie is just as magical and compelling as many better-known fairy stories, while also definitely passing the Bechdel test and having no romance plotline whatsoever. If (like me) you're a fan of fairytales generally, then yep, it's a solid traditional fairytale attractively rendered in picturebook format!5/5(2).

Similar story patterns appear in Tom Tit Tot or Duffy and the Devil from England or Whuppity Stoorie from Scotland among tale was popularly noticed when collected by the Brothers Grimm in their edition of Children's and Household Tales but according to researchers it may have originated as many as 4, years ago.

A fresh and spirited retelling of an oft-told Scottish tale. When the poor widow's only sow, turns her "trotters" in the air and appears ready "to leave this world for the next," the widow makes a deal with the green fairy. After the fairy revives the sow she demands the woman's baby Robert.

According to tradition the fairy may not take the baby until the mother is given three days to guess. Get this from a library. Whuppity Stoorie.

[John W Stewig; Preston McDaniels] -- In order to cure her ailing pig, a Scottish widow agrees to give a strange woman whatever she wants and then the widow must guess the woman's name or give up her baby. Whuppity Stoorie (A Celtic Tale) I SEE that you are fond of talks about fairies, children; and a story about a fairy and the goodwife of Kittlerumpit has just come into my mind; but I can't very well tell you now whereabouts Kittlerumpit lies.

I think it is somewhere in the Debatable Ground. Anyway, I shall not pretend to know more than I do, like everybody nowadays. The Whuppity Stoorie by John Warren Stewig; Preston McDaniels and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Whuppity Stoorie by Stewig, John Warren - AbeBooks.

Whuppity Scoorie is a traditional festival dating from the early 19th century observed by people in Lanark, Scotland, on 1 March to celebrate the approach of children gather around the local St Nicholas kirk where at 6 pm the wee bell is rung. This is the starting sign for the children to run around the church in a clockwise direction, making noise and swinging paper balls on Celebrations: race around a church*, gifts.

Whuppity Stoorie: A Scottish Folktale Carolyn White, Author, S. Schindler, Illustrator Putnam Publishing Group $ (32p) ISBN More By and About This Author. The Hardcover of the Whuppity Stoorie by John Warren Stewig, Eric R.

Marcus, Preston McDaniels | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Unfortunately, the book is marred by the choice of an archaic-style font that may add atmosphere but would be difficult if not impossible for emergent readers to decipher, particularly as many of Author: John Warren Stewig.

Whuppity Stoorie by Carolyn White and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Whuppity Stoorie by White, Carolyn - AbeBooks Passion for books. I recommend this book both for its use of rich language and its well-documented retelling of a classic Scottish story.

Preston McDaniels has illustrated many other children's books, and kids with good reading skills will appreciate John Stewig's retelling of the classic Whuppity Stoorie, paired.

The best of the trio is Carolyn White's ''Whuppity Stoorie,'' with beautifully pastoral illustrations in watercolor, gouache and pastel by S. Schindler. Taken from Scottish folklore, the book tells the tale of a little girl -- Kate of Kittlerumpit -- whose prize possession is a pig named Grumphie.

"Whuppity Stoorie" is a Scottish fairy tale. A man leaves his wife and baby. The woman is desperately poor but hopes her sow will have many piglets when it farrows.

One day, the sow is clearly dying. A green gentlewoman offers to cure it, and the woman promises her anything in. About Whuppity Stoorie - In order to cure her ailing pig, an Irish widow agrees to give a strange woman whatever she wants and then the widow must gue The site is updated daily with information about every book, author, illustrator, and publisher in the children's / young adult book industry.

Members include published authors and 4/5(16). Get this from a library. Whuppity Stoorie: a Scottish folktale. [Carolyn White; S D Schindler] -- When a fairy woman cures her pig, Kate's mother has three days to guess the fairy's name or give Kate to her.

storytelling, different nations have come up with strikingly similar versions of the same basic narrative. Rumpelstiltskin goes under the name Tom Tit Tot in England, the wonderfully named Whuppity Stoorie in Scotland, Gilitrutt in Iceland, Joaidane جعيدان in Arabic, Martinko.

Whuppity Stoorie» Whuppity Stoorie Holiday House. Pub. Date [] Edition. First edition. Language. English. Choose a Format. Book Show Edition. Available from another library. Quick Copy View. John Warren Stewig is a published adapter, author, and a narrator of children's books and young adult books.

Some of the published credits of John Warren Stewig include The Animals Watched: An Animal Alphabet, Making Plum Jam, Whuppity Stoorie, and Elizabeth 1: .Packed with lesson plans, texts, comprehension activities, differentiation, word knowledge activities and assessments, Reading Comprehension and Word Reading is a must-have resource.

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