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The Castle of Truth and Other Revolutionary Tales
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Hermynia Zur Mühlen
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-21 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

"Born to an artistocratic Catholic family, Hermynia zur Mühlen became a prolific writer and translator sometimes called the Red Countess for her left-wing ideas and revolutionary spirit. She began to write during the several years she spent in a sanitorium for tuberculosis, a disease she battled for the rest of
The Castle of Truth and Other Revolutionary Tales
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Hermynia Zur Mühlen
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-21 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

A collection of radical political fairy tales—some in English for the first time—from one of the great female practitioners of the genre Hermynia Zur Mühlen (1883–1951), one of the twentieth century’s great political writers, was not seemingly destined for a revolutionary, unconventional literary career. Born in Vienna to an aristocratic
Teddy, the Little Refugee Mouse
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Dorothy Burroughes
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-16 - Publisher:

As World War II erupts in Europe, London is no longer a safe place for a little mouse. Teddy must follow the humans from their city home to resettle in the country, where the war won't prevent them from dropping breadcrumbs. Once there, he meets a welcoming mouse family happy
Yussuf the Ostrich
Language: en
Pages: 56
Authors: Emery Kelen
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-15 - Publisher:

What can a young ostrich called Yussuf teach us about war and friendship? This extraordinary animal helps defeat the Nazis in northern Africa during World War II to save his friends. He places loyalty and honor above everything else to resist the fascist forces that would tear his community apart.
The Magic Herb
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Dorothy Burroughes
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-13 - Publisher:

Baby Badger is very sick, so sick that his brothers, Light-foot, Quick-ears, and Bright-eyes, have only one hope to save him--the legendary Magic Herb, which grows in the ruins of an old monastery on top of a mountain on the Magic Isle. Nobody who has dared to search for the