"Where did you get all those fish, my old friend?" Bear asked, eyeing the loot enviously.
"I caught them at the lake, my old buddy," Foxy answered.
"You certainly were lucky!" Bear marvelled. "Do you think you could teach me to fish like that?"
"With pleasure, my dear pal. All you have to do is . . ."
These folk tales bring back familiar old friends: Bear, Rabbit, Corbie, Wolf and, of course Foxy. In this delightful book, Kaarina Brooks serves up English translations of Finnish folk tales that flow like brooks and illustrations that make you feel warm inside.
The stories of Foxy Finnish Folk Tales for Children appeal to the imagination and the emotions of children and adults alike and offer universally accessible, yet traditionally Finnish lore.