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Black Geese, the (1980) [Short Story]
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Elena's parents have left her to look after her baby brother. She soon tires of this and leaves him to go off to play. When she comes back to find him gone, she realizes that the black geese have carried him off to Baba Yaga, the terrible witch of the forest!

First published in Clever Gretchen and Other Forgotten Folktales. Also published in A Treasury of Stories for Four Year Olds.

Original title: The Black Geese
Original languages: English


Genre: Fairy Tales & FolkloreRetellings
FictionChildren & Young Adult

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Treasury of Stories for Four Year Olds, a (1994) [Anthology]
      Authors: Alison Lurie , Italo Calvino , Russell Hoban , Barbara Sleigh , Joan Aiken , Margaret Mahy , Dorothy Edwards , Leila Berg , Margaret Joy , Donald Bisset , Dick King-Smith , Alice B. Coats , Nancy Blishen , Jean Chapman , Alison Leonard , Paul Biegel , Judy Bond , Virginia Ferguson , Margaret Gore , Edward Blishen , Anne Wellington , Anita Hewett , Iris Smith , Gene Zion

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