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Author Taylor, Sean, 1965- author.

Title Riding a donkey backwards : wise and foolish tales of Mulla Nasruddin / retold by Sean Taylor and the Khayaal Theatre ; illustrated by Shirin Adl.

Edition First U. S. edition.
Publication Info. Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, 2019.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Juvenile Easy Fiction  E TAY    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Easy Fiction  E TAY    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Juvenile Easy Fiction  E TAY    DUE 02-11-21
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Description 41 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Note Includes glossary.
Summary A retelling of twenty-one hilarious and beloved Middle Eastern tales of the famous Mulla Nasruddin, the wisest fool of all. Why does Mulla Nasruddin spoon yogurt into the lake? Why does he paint a picture that is blank? And why, oh, why does he rides his donkey backwards?--book jacket.
Audience 5+.
Subject Nasreddin, Hoca, active 13th century -- Juvenile literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Nasreddin, Hoca, active 13th century -- Anecdotes -- Juvenile literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Persian wit and humor -- Juvenile fiction.
Sufi parables -- Juvenile fiction.
Sufi wit and humor -- Juvenile fiction.
Wisdom -- Folklore.
Tales -- Middle East -- Juvenile literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Folklore -- Middle East -- Juvenile fiction.
Folklore -- Asia, Central -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Picture books.
Added Author Adl, Shirin, illustrator.
Khayaal Theatre, author.
ISBN 9781536205077 (hardcover)
1536205079 (hardcover)
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