Magic and misery : traditional tales from around the world / Maggie Pearson ; illustrated by Francesca Greenwood. Pearson, Maggie, 1941- author.
Minneapolis : Darby Creek, 
173 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
"A little old man learns the secret behind a magical fiddle. An undersea princess leaves her amber palace for love. A mule waits for revenge on the one who wronged her ... Explore folktales, myths, legends, and fables from around the world. From magical to funny, tender to terrifying, these stories carry the spirit of diverse cultures and traditions"-- Page 4 of cover.