Great Books Read-Aloud Sun Series, Student Anthology

Junior Great Books Read-Aloud Sun Series, Student Book

JRA-SUN | ISBN 978-0-945159-40-7 | Grade 1

The diverse selection of folktales, stories, and poetry in the Junior Great Books® Read-Aloud program captivates young students and helps them develop the skills they need to become good readers. This book includes all three volumes of the Sun Series.


The Black Hen's Egg
French folktale as told by Natalie Savage Carlson
The Mouse and the Wizard
Hindu fable as told by Lucia Turnbull
Poetry by Leslie Norris, Mark Van Doren, and Robert Louis Stevenson


Brothers Grimm, translated by Ralph Manheim
Eeyore Has a Birthday and Gets Two Presents
A. A. Milne
"When I Grow Up"
Poetry by Rabindranath Tagore and X. J. Kennedy, and a Chippewa song


The King of the Frogs
African folktale as told by Humphrey Harman
Snow-White and the Seven Dwarfs
Brothers Grimm, translated by Randall Jarrell
"Mysterious Animals"
Poetry by T. S. Eliot, Jenifer Kelly, and Robert Graves