Bony-legs

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Four Winds Press , New York
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About the Edition

When a terrible witch vows to eat her for supper, a little girl escapes with the help of a mirror and comb given to her by the witch"s cat and dog.

StatementJoanna Cole ; pictures by Dirk Zimmer.
ContributionsZimmer, Dirk, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.C668 Bo 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination[47] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3487796M
ISBN 100517546345
LC Control Number82007424
OCLC/WorldCa8431061

Many think the book is too scary for children; after all, Bony Legs is a witch who has iron teeth and likes to eat children. Never fear. Sasha outwits the witch thanks to the help from new friends who help her because of HER kindness to them (always a good lesson to learn!)/5(). Bony-Legs is a weird book, but a wonderful one, and it proves that a scary story can be good without needing to be violent, crass or gory.

What two things brought it the most to life for me were the excellent illustrations, and the element of I used to love this book every Halloween/5. Many think the book is too scary for children; after all, Bony Legs is a witch who has iron teeth and likes to eat children. Never fear. Sasha outwits the witch thanks to the help from new friends who help her because of HER kindness to them (always a good lesson to learn!)/5().

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Inshe was awarded the Washington Post/Children's Book 4/5(6). Bony-Legs is based on an old Russian folktale about a witch named Baba Yaga — aka Bony-Legs — who just loves to eat children. When a kindhearted little Bony-legs book Country: US.

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Bony Legs is a wonderful book to read to Children. I am a retired teacher and did not have my personal copy. I used the book, not only at Halloween, but other times of the year/5(15). Buy a cheap copy of Bony-Legs (Hello Reader Series) book by Joanna Cole. When a terrible witch vows to eat her for supper, a little girl escapes with the help of a mirror and comb given to her by the witch's cat and dog.

Free shipping over $/5(7). The book is about a witch named Bony Legs. She has a house standing on chicken legs. She likes to eat children. The story is about when she is waiting for a child to come through the woods so she could eat the child for supper. One day, Sasha’s aunt sent her to the woods to borrow a needle and thread.

She saw a house and she was going to ask. This book is based off a Russian folktale named Baba Yaga. It reminded me of Hansel and Gretel. About a girl who goes through the forest to borrow a needle and a spool of thread for her mother. She reached Bony-legs house who is an mean which with bony legs.

The witch's cat, dog, and gate help her escape and she is never to be heard from again.4/5(10). Sasha book is hard to come by. Rave review!. I loved Bony-Legs when I was a girl!Now that I'm grown, I've passed it along to my 7-year-old daughter, -Legs is an adaptation from an old Russian story.

There are similarities to other children's witch tales, however, this one is in and of itself very -Legs is a lonely, hungryFile Size: KB.

As a kid, I read the book “Bony Legs” but did not pay much attention to it being based on the Russian witch archetype ‘Baba Yaga’ (I didn’t know it was a banned book either!!!Baba Yaga literally means ‘Grandma bony legs’. Baba Yaga may have parallels with preth century feminist paganisms and she is noted as a dualistic figure who vacillates between good and evil.

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Bony-Legs is the antagonistic protagonist in the book Bony-Legs. She owns a cat, dog and gate whom she sometimes abuses and avoids feeding. They live in a large house on chicken feet in a deep forest. Bony-Legs features in Slavic folklore. She loves to eat children, and her teeth are made of iron.

Get this from a library. Bony-legs. [Joanna Cole; Dirk Zimmer] -- When a terrible witch vows to eat her for supper, a little girl escapes with the help of a mirror and comb given to her by the witch's cat and dog.

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This lesson outlines the format for teaching important vocabulary words by from the classic book Bony Legs. Students become famil. Bony-Legs is a lonely, hungry witch who lives deep in the forest. She likes to feast on children, but really needs for them to be clean first. Prior to being captured and during her final wash, Sasha unwittingly helps the dog, the cat and the gate that belong to Bony-Legs/5().

Bony-legs. [Joanna Cole] -- When a terrible witch vows to eat her for supper, a little girl escapes with the help of a mirror and comb given to her by the witch's dog and cat.

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Learn : Jeanna Cole. A Russian tale about good-hearted Sasha, who enters a witch's house that's perched on chicken legs. "Makes for a bang-up read aloud." — School Library Journal. Baba Yaga is a recurring character in the comic book series Hellboy.

Baba Yaga appears as a minor character in several of Patricia Briggs books of Mercy Thompson. In her most recent book, Storm Cursed, Baba Yaga assists Mercy and her husband Adam Hauptman, while mentioning that Adam smells like a handsome Russian man.

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Buy Bony-Legs at Angus & Robertson with Delivery - When a terrible witch vows to eat her for supper, a little girl escapes with the help of a mirror and comb given to her by the witch&#;s cat and dog. Bony-legs by Mary Pope Osborne; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Legends, Baba Yaga (Legendary character), Juvenile fiction, Fairy tales, Folklore, Juvenile literature, Baby Yaga (Legendary character); Places: Russia, Soviet Union.

Bony-Legs reminds me of Hansel and Gretel. Their is a witch in Bony-Legs and their is a witch in Hazel and Gretel. Bony-Legs capture Sasha and the witch capture Hansel and Gretel.

Bony- Legs wanted to eat Sasha. The witch also wanted to eat Hansel. This book also reminds me of when I .Bony-Legs has 4 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace I always read this book to my early childhood classes and it was an all time favorite.

They wanted to read it over and over. I made props for the characters and items used in the story (a comb, mirror, etc,) and we had a 5/5(1).Book: Bony-Legs, by Joanna Cole: Reason: Deals with subjects such as magic and witchraft. Book: The Chocolate War, by Robert Cormier: Reason: Offensive language.

Book: Confessions of an Only Child, by Norma Klein: Reason: Use of profanity by the lead character's father. Book: Harriet, the Spy, by Louise Fitzhugh: Reason: Teaches children to lie.