11 Fables Retold (3-7) And the moral of the story is… Fables have been passing down life lessons for generations, and you can find plenty of them from around the world in this collection of retellings. 1. The Princess and the Pea Lauren Child, Polly Borland 2. Aesop's Funky Fables Vivian French, Korky Paul 3. Squids Will be Squids Jon Scieszka 4. When the Rains Come Tom Pow, Malika Favre 5. Tales from African Dreamtime Magdalene Sacranie 6. A Fistful of Pearls and Other Tales from Iraq Elizabeth Laird 7. The Memory Tree Britta Teckentrup 8. Mary's Penny Tanya Landman, Richard Holland (Ilus) 9. Who is King?: And Other Tales from Africa Beverly Naidoo 10. Deep in the Woods Christopher Corr 11. The Crow's Tale Naomi Howarth Tags: legends, 3-7 View the discussion thread.