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Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and The Beanstalk mangles childhood moral development.
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Out of print. —
Jack's lousy dealings bring only magic beans, so he steals from & then murders a giant, and then lives happily ever after –unpunished.

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Northern Lights – The Soccer Trails

children's book - cover image - Northern Lights - The Soccer Trails - Kusugak
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Kataujaq is taught to believe her deceased mother's eternal soul is part of the Aurorae Borealis, playing soccer with other souls.

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Where the Wild Things Are

children's book - cover image - Where the Wild Things Are - Sendak
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In this multiple award winner, Max is sent to his room for wild behavior, where he fantasizes becoming King of Wild Things before returning to where "someone loved him best of all."

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Whispering Wind

children's book - cover image - Whispering Wind
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This is an aboriginal warning to girls, in which Whispering Wind's innocence is taken, when a warrior charms her, steals her away to the village of the man-wolves, and 'ravages' her.

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Noah’s Ark

children's book - cover image - Noah's Ark - Spier
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God drowns all that do not obey Him, warning only the obedient and pastoral Noah to build a large boat to save his family and mating pairs of all animals.

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